Former Hong Kong actress Jacqueline Law (罗慧娟) died of pancreatic cancer on Friday morning at the age of 45.
And her Singaporean husband, stockbroking magnate Liu Chee Ming (劉志敏), could not wiping the tears from his eyes when he turned up at the funeral parlor in Singapore to witness the final rites.
He praised Jacqueline for her courage battling cancer.
A memorial service and cremation will be held on Wednesday.
Jacqueline made her mark in the 1980s, starring in many Hong Kong drama serials and movies.
She had a secret relationship with comedian Stephen Chow (周星驰) for three years. The two broke up in September 1992.
She married tycoon Chee Ming in 2008 after they dated for 11 years.
She was diagnosed with cancer in 2010.