Death of Former First Lady, Mrs. Viola Burnham, O.R.
The People’s National Congress Reform regrets to announce the death of former 
First Lady and wife of the late Founder Leader of our Party, Mrs. Viola Burnham, 
O.R. who passed away, in a Miami Hospital at approximately 7:00 AM today, 
Friday, October 10, 2003. She was 72 years old.
Mrs. Burnham who had not been enjoying the best of health recently had been 
in the United States of America for several weeks receiving medical attention. 
The family and the Party will later today provide details relating to the funeral 
and other arrangements of the late Viola Burnham.
The Party wishes to express its sincere condolences to her children and 
other members of the family on this sad occasion.
People’s National Congress Reform
Congress Place, Sophia,
Georgetown, Guyana.
Friday, October 10, 2003