After battling cancer for 8 years, Sir Edney Cain passed away at the age of 93 in his home in Belmopan on January 17th 2008. Five days later on January 22nd
, a state funeral was held for him at the Wesley Methodist Church in Belize City. Sir Edney Cain devoted 51years of his life to help repair his country’s economic status and foreign affairs. His most celebrated quality was his quiet disposition. He was like a guiding light for many and will be remembered fondly as being quick and sure.
He was a remarkable man who loved Literature, and was devoted to making his country stand tall. Caribbean 1st absolutely salutes you.