The late Mr Nathan passed away peacefully at Singapore General Hospital on Monday, Aug 22 at 9.48pm, aged 92.
He was the Republic's sixth President and longest-serving president. A State Funeral for Mr S R Nathan will be held on Friday, 26 Aug.
State Funeral for Mr Nathan
|Mr & Mrs Abe paying their respects to the late Mr Nathan at the Parliament House. Mr Nathan was fluent in Japanese language as he was an ambassador to Japan at one time.|
|Mr Nathan's casket on a gun carriage on the way to UCC for Memorial Service, thereafter to Mandai Crematorium for the private cremation service|