DID YOU KNOW?Click on the words highlighted in red to read more on this and related topics.If you are reading this on your cellphone and there are telephone numbers provided in the text, you can call these simply by clicking on them.To receive news links via WhatsApp.For the latest news, visit our webpage or follow us on Facebook and Twitter. Join us there! WebsiteWebsiteWebsite WebsiteWebsiteWebsite WebsiteWebsiteWebsite Speaking on behalf of fellow bikers, Jose Hilton said, “Beans’ death has left many of us still coming to terms with his passing. He was always a safe rider and respected his bike. He rode for passion and never belonged to any club. A remarkable person of good character, friendly and always there to assist.”Shaun worked at NN Alarms (armed response) and had a reputation for his unflinching determination when it came to fighting crime and doing his job to the best of his ability. Criminals would not dare cross his path!Ladysmith is still reeling after the sad news of his untimely passing – a great loss indeed.Ramesh “Shaun” Ramdhani will be dearly missed by his family, friends and the community at large. Hundreds attended the funeral of Ladysmith icon 35-year-old Ramesh “Shaun” Ramdhani this afternoon (Tuesday).Motor vehicles and motorcycles gathered on either side of Willow Drive and nearby streets. People throughout Northern KwaZulu-Natal and as far as Johannesburg attended the funeral to pay their last respects.Memorable moments of Shaun’s life were screened via a projector, and farewell songs were softly played, leaving many in tears.There was revving of engines and throttling of gears as fellow bikers rode along the streets from Shaun’s home in Willow Drive to the crematorium as part of the bike procession.Shaun, also known as “Beans” and “Ramoo”, lost his life in a tragic motorbike accident on the N11 on Sunday evening. The accident occurred approximately 10km outside of Newcastle, where it is believed that a vehicle overtaking a truck hit the motorbike that Shaun and a passenger were on.Paramedics attempted to resuscitate the 35-year-old, but unfortunately he did not respond to their efforts.Shaun owned a 2006 Honda 600RR motorbike and has been riding for many years.