18 Feb PNP notes the passing of Raphelita Walker, mother of Babsy Grange
The People’s National Party wishes to express our condolences to Minister Olivia “Babsy” Grange on the passing of her mother, Mrs. Raphaelita Walker, in Toronto, Canada today.
Mrs. Walker was a foundation member of the Jamaica Canadian Association (JCA) since its inception 55 years ago in 1962 and was a staunch supporter of the Jamaican Diaspora movement in Canada from its inception in 2004.
Phillip Mascoll, former president of the Jamaica Diaspora Canada says “Mrs. Walker was a truly wonderful person who was always pleasant, helpful and supportive to all who she came in contact with. She was a true nationalist”
The Party regrets her passing and is grateful for the significant contribution she made to her adopted land.