The friends and family members of Vincent Zahra, the 68-year-old man from Żejtun who lost his life after drowning near St Peter’s Pool in Marsaxlokk yesterday, have expressed their shock and sadness at the sudden passing of their loved one.
“My Godfather… my favourite uncle, how you’ve left me speechless and heartbroken. Uncle, we’ll never speak on the things we love ever again… I pray that you take care of us and send my regards to nannu and nanna and to our uncles and aunties,” a family member said.
“Greatly shocked to be informed of the death of former STMicroelectronics colleague Vince Zahra. We worked together for many years. He was an upstanding man and a real gentleman. Very, very sorry. Speechless. RIP Vince,” another family friend said.
Vincent is being remembered as a man always ready to give a helping hand to his colleagues and friends
Vincent’s body was pulled onto land near St Peter’s Pool after he was seen floating in the sea. People administered First Aid to his body before he was confirmed to have drowned.