Former Immigration Officer Herbert E. Mackey

Posted on: September 5, 2019

May there be comfort in knowing that someone so special will never be forgotten. May He who knows your sorrow bring peace, comfort, and healing to your soul. Words seem inadequate to express the sorrow felt by your loss but know that the Department of Immigration is praying that God keep you during this your time of bereavement.

Sincere condolences to the family of Herbert E. Mackey, former Immigration Officer, who passed away on Wednesday 4th September 2019, due to illness.

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