Susan Roces laid to rest

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Metro Manila (CNN Philippines May 26) — Susan Roces, known as the country's “Queen of Philippine Movies," was laid to rest on Thursday at the Manila North Cemetery, next to her late husband Fernando Poe Jr.

The initials of Roces' real name, Jesusa Sonora Poe, are seen inscribed on the seal of her tomb while it awaits its grave marker.

The film icon's fans and supporters also flocked to the cemetery, hoping to catch a final glimpse of Roces.

Roces died of cardiopulmonary arrest on May 20 at the age of 80.

CNN Philippines' Paolo Barcelon contributed to this report.