14 Dec '11, 12am

Singapore's oldest person Teresa Hsu, who dedicated her life to helping others, dies at the age of 113

Singapore's oldest person Teresa Hsu, who dedicated her life to helping others, dies at the age of 113

Ms Hsu, seen here in a 2005 file photo, died at home last Wednesday. She dedicated her life to helping others, and set up the Home for the Aged Sick in 1965 and later founded Heart To Heart, which provides the poor and the needy with food and monetary aid every month. -- ST FILE PHOTO By Royston Sim True to her nature, Singapore's oldest person Teresa Hsu, who dedicated her life to helping others, opted not to have people fuss over her death. The 113-year-old's adopted son and caregiver Sharana Rao, 62, posted a note on the website of Heart To Heart, the non-profit charity organisation she founded, saying 'Sister Teresa passed away peacefully at home' last Wednesday. She was cremated on the same day, in accordance with her wish to depart quietly and peacefully, without holding any rituals or ceremonies that might inconvenience others, he wrote. 'I have duly carried out her...

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