MANILA — The remains of veteran actress Susan Roces dubbed “Queen of Philippine Movies,” were finally laid to rest on Thursday.
A Mass was held for the late film icon at the Heritage Park in Taguig past 9 a.m. before the funeral convoy left the chapel at around 11 a.m.
Roces’ remains were brought to her final resting place at the Manila North Cemetery by her family, led by her only daughter, Sen. Grace Poe. She was buried beside her husband and fellow film icon Fernando Poe, Jr.
Hearse carrying the coffin of Susan Roces arrived at Manila North Cemetery at 11 am.