Singapore actor Benjamin Heng's wife dies at 43: "I will raise our daughter to the best that she can be"

Local actor Benjamin Heng shared on Sunday (June 16) the heartbreaking news that his wife, Michelle Ng, has died.

She was 43 years old.

The Fly Entertainment artiste wrote in a post on his Instagram feed that his wife passed away in her sleep on Saturday morning (June 15).

He wrote: "You're in a better place now... But you will always hold a special place in Sophie's and my heart... We love you and miss you dearly!"

Michelle's wake was held at Bukit Batok before she was cremated at Mandai Crematorium on Tuesday (June 18).

In a hashtag in the post, Benjamin wrote he will raise the couple's 10-year-old daughter, Sophie, to "the best that she can be".