About 200 people attended a private service and viewing of Mr. Manning’s body at Belgrove’s Funeral Home in San Fernando yesterday. The private service launched today’s start of public viewing of the body.
Those who viewed Mr. Manning’s body were family, very close friends and executive members of Manning’s former San Fernando East constituency, which he served for 44 years.
Also present was successor MP Randall Mitchell.
69 year old Mr. Manning died last Saturday—six weeks shy of his 70th birthday—at the San Fernando General Hospital.