Widow didn't know it was dengue as hubby had no fever or rashes

Musician Lin Ying Fong and his mother Ng Meow Hoe with a photo of his father, veteran musician Lin Ah Leck, who died from dengue last month.
Musician Lin Ying Fong and his mother Ng Meow Hoe with a photo of his father, veteran musician Lin Ah Leck, who died from dengue last month.ST PHOTO: GIN TAY

Veteran musician Lin Ah Leck, 69, was still conducting just three days before his death on Sunday, Oct 13.

But the music teacher, conductor and composer was clearly unwell and staggered out of his home, said his widow.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 08, 2019, with the headline 'Widow didn't know it was dengue as hubby had no fever or rashes'. Print Edition | Subscribe