Ani Yudhoyono Passed Away
WIFE of former president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, Kristiani Herrawati or Ani Yudhoyono, passed away at Singapore’s National University Hospital on Saturday, June 1. Ani, 66, died after battling leukemia.
Ani was taken back to her home in Puri Cikeas, Gunung Putri, in Bogor that same evening. She was buried the next day at the Kalibata Heroes’ cemetery in Jakarta. She leaves behind her husband and two sons, Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono and Edhie Baskoro Yudhoyono, and four grandchildren.
Her funeral was led by President Joko Widodo. In his speech, Jokowi said that Ani had a big role in overcoming a number of problems faced by the nation, such a...