Adi Ateca laid to rest

Adi Ateca Moceiwaqa Mara Ganilau's final resting place at the chiefly burial grounds at Somosomo in Taveuni. Picture: SUPPLIED

ADI Ateca Moceiwaqa Mara Ganilau, a noble lady from one of Fiji’s chiefly dynasty was finally laid to rest at the chiefly burial grounds at Somosomo in Taveuni today.

Adi Ateca is the eldest daughter of the late Turaga na Tui Nayau, Tui Lau Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara and the late Gone Marama Bale na Roko Tui Dreketi, Ro Lady Lala Mara.

She passed away on Friday, November 16, 2018 at the CWM hospital in Suva at the age of 66.

She is survived by her husband, Ratu Epeli Ganilau who hails from the chiefly household of Vuniduva, Aisokula, Lalagavesi in Taveuni, four children and eight grandchildren.

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