Archive for the Obituary Category

Nestor ‘Nic’ Reyes, eldest brother of Vivian Crescini of Sydney, Australia, joined his Creator on September 18 at the age of 73. He is survived by his wife Evelyn, children Eric, Kristin, Erwin, and Raissa and brothers Dennis of Los Angeles, Arsenio Jr. and Gilbert of Cavite City. His remains were cremated on September 25 after a weeklong wake at the family residence in Cavite City.

All over Metro Manila, the “little people” are in mourning.

September 13. Jim Turner, a former Peace Corps volunteer from Iowa who established the Hobbit House, died at 77 of heart and lung ailments, leaving generations of Philippine dwarfs bereft. (more…)

Nestor Reyes of Cavite City passed away in the early morning of September 18 at Bautista Hospital in Cavite City. He just turned 73 and is survived by his wife Evelyn and children Eric, Kristin, Erwin and Raissa. His only sister Vivian Crescini of Sydney, Australia, brothers Dennis of Los Angeles, California, Arsenio Jr., and Gilbert request the pious reader to pray for the eternal repose of his soul.

“I was part of the entourage when the body of the former President Ferdinand Marcos was flown from Hawaii to Ilocos Norte. He has long been buried beside his beloved mother, Doña Josefa Edralin Marcos. What many people are seeing in Ilocos is the refrigerated wax replica of Marcos patterned after Lenin’s open museum at the Red Square in Kremlin.”— Dr. Erick San Juan

Announcement from Ateneo de Manila: “It is with deep sadness that we inform of the passing of Coach Virgilio ‘Baby’ Dalupan. A legendary coach, sportsman and beloved alumnus of Ateneo de Manila University. Coach Baby returned to our Creator on Wednesday, 17 August 2016. He was 92 years old.” (more…)