KUALA LUMPUR — Oct. 4, 2017: Well known entrepreneur Datuk Maznah Hamid died at the National Heart Institute (IJN) here earlier this evening of a heart ailment. She was 62.
A family member said Maznah succumbed to complications following heart surgery on September 28 to clear two blocked valves.
She was a Wanita Umno executive committee member.
Maznah’s husband Datuk Seri Shaheen Mirza Habib and family members were by her side when she died while Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak was also there to pay his last respects.
Maznah was called the Iron Lady due to her business success in the security sector. She was the executive chairman of Kumpulan Securiforce Sdn. Bhd.
Her remains will be brought to Villa Maznah, Lot 3688, Jalan Ukay 2, off Jalan Lee Hin Neo, Ukay Heights, Ampang.
Funeral prayers will be held after Asar prayers tomorrow at Masjid Darul Ehsan, Taman Tun Abdul Razak, to be followed by burial at Taman Raudhatul Sakinah, (Karak 2), Taman Selasih.
Maznah was admitted to the IJN on Sept. 18. — Bernama