Commenting on the sad passing of Her Majesty the Queen, Samuel Kurtz MS said:
“A life of dedicated, dutiful service to our nation and the Commonwealth.
“Her Majesty was the strength and stay of our nation during her 70-year reign. She was a mother to her family and to our country.
“I will remember her with profound respect and admiration.
“Together, we mourn the sad death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
“My deepest condolences to the Royal Family at this sad time. May she rest in peace.”