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Malolos Bishop Oliveros dies after lingering illness

CITY OF MALOLOS---Bulacan province mourned the loss on Friday of Malolos Bishop Jose Oliveros who died after a lingering illness at the Mary Immaculate Hospital here.   He was 71. Oliveros was the first bishop of the Diocese of Malolos who died in office. A native of Quezon province, he assumed the diocese's post in August 2004.   Born on Sept. 11, 1946, Oliveros was ordained by Pope Paul VI on Nov. 28, 1970, in Rizal Park in Manila.   Pope John Paul II appointed him bishop of the Diocese of Boac on Feb. 2, 2000, and was consecrated by Archbishop Antonio Franco, former apostolic nuncio to the Philippines.   Oliveros' remains lie at the Basi...Keep on reading: Malolos Bishop Oliveros dies after lingering illness.....»»

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Malolos Bishop Jose Oliveros dies at 71 - Rappler

Malolos Bishop Jose Oliveros dies at 71 - Rappler.....»»

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Malolos Bishop Oliveros passes away

BISHOP Jose Oliveros of the diocese of Malolos, Bulacan passed away on Friday, according to Monsignor Pablo Legazpi, Vicar General of the Diocese of Malolos. He was 71. Quoted in a report, Legazpi said Oliveros died at about 9 a.m. No other details are available as of posting time. Oliveros was born on Sept. 11, [...] The post Malolos Bishop Oliveros passes away appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Boxing promoter Pamiloza dies

PHILIPPINE boxing lost another pillar. Long-time boxing promoter-manager Alexander “Bomber” Pamiloza passed away last Wednesday, May 2 due to lingering illness, He was 73. An avid supporter of pro boxing, Pamiloza made a name for himself as promoter of boxing fights which featured past and present Filipino world champions during….....»»

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Pope Francis appoints Dipolog bishop to oversee Iligan diocese

Following the death of Iligan Bishop Elenito Galido, Pope Francis has appointed another prelate to oversee the diocese that Galido left behind until a new bishop is elected. The Pontiff named Dipolog Bishop Severo Caermare, 48, as the apostolic administrator of the Diocese of Iligan. The appointment was made on December 6, a day after Galido passed away due to a lingering illness. Caermare will oversee the Diocese of Iligan in an acting capacity until Pope Francis elects a new bishop to lead it. Caermare was ordained at the age of 26 in 1996 and has been a priest for 21 years. He was appointed Dipolog bishop in 2014, and holds a master's degree in theology and pastoral min...Keep on reading: Pope Francis appoints Dipolog bishop to oversee Iligan diocese.....»»

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Ex-Batanes bishop Camilo Gregorio dies

Retired Bishop Camilo Gregorio of Batanes died of cardiac arrest on Monday night, the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines reported yesterday......»»

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Retired Bishop Camilo Gregorio dies, 78 - Inquirer.net

Retired Bishop Camilo Gregorio dies, 78 - Inquirer.net.....»»

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Pope names Ongtioco new apostolic administrator in Malolos

Bishop Honesto Ongtioco--CBCP WEBSITE Pope Francis has named Cubao Bishop Honesto Flores Ongtioco as the new apostolic administrator of the Diocese of Malolos. Ongtioco, 69, was named to the positi.....»»

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National Artist Cirilo F. Bautista, 76

CIRILO F. Bautista, whose poems, fiction, and essays in English and Filipino have made him one of the Philippines’ most honored authors and earned him the title of National Artist for Literature, died early on Sunday after a lingering illness. He was 76. Bautista succumbed to complications from muscular dystrophy—a condition he inherited from his father—at the [...] The post National Artist Cirilo F. Bautista, 76 appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Augusto Villalón, architect and heritage advocate, passes away

Augusto Villaln, architect and cultural heritage conservation advocate who spearheaded the listing of several Philippine historical and natural landmarks in the very prestigious World Heritage List of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, Cultural Organization (Unesco), has passed away today (May 5) after a lingering illness following a stroke. Villaln represented the Philippines in the Unesco World Heritage Committee from 1991-2001. He prepared the nomination papers of several natural and manmade sites in the Philippines that were successfully inscribed on the World Heritage List: the Baroque Churches of the Philippines (Miag-ao in Iloilo; Paoay in Ilocos Norte; Santa...Keep on reading: Augusto Villalón, architect and heritage advocate, passes away.....»»

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Winnie Mandela dies at 81

JOHANNESBURG: South Africa paid tribute to Winnie Mandela’s “fighting spirit” on Tuesday as plans were made to mark the life of the firebrand anti-apartheid campaigner and Nelson Mandela’s former wife. She died in a Johannesburg hospital at the age of 81 on Monday after suffering a long illness that failed to rob of her of [...] The post Winnie Mandela dies at 81 appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Rustie Otico, 79

JOURNALIST RUSTICO "Rustie" Otico died of a lingering illness on Wednesday, February 7 at his sister's house in Belison, Antique. He was 79.Regarded as a "stalwart of.....»»

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Rustie Otico, 79

JOURNALIST RUSTICO "Rustie" Otico died of a lingering illness on Wednesday, February 7 at his sister's house in Belison, Antique. He was 79.Regarded as a "stalwart of.....»»

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IKEA founder Ingvar Kamprad dies aged 91

Ingvar Kamprad, the enigmatic founder of Swedish furniture giant IKEA, died aged 91 following a "brief illness" on Sunday, the company said. "We are deeply saddened by Ingvar's passing. We will remember his dedication and commitment" to ordinary people, Torbjorn Loof, CEO and president of Inter IKEA Group, said in a statement. Born in 1926 to a farming family in the southern Swedish region of Smaland, Kamprad founded the company at age 17. His early success came from squeezing prices to undercut established competitors. "His legacy will be admired for many years to come and his vision -- to create a better everyday life for the many people -- will continue to guide and in...Keep on reading: IKEA founder Ingvar Kamprad dies aged 91.....»»

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Iligan Bishop Elenito Galido dies at age 64

Iligan Bishop Elenito Galidopassed away at10:11 p.m.on Tuesday in an Iligan hospital, where he had beenadmitted after his arrival from a trip to the United States, he headed a delegation of Iligan's singing priests who performed series of concerts for their special projects. He was 64. According to the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines, he's the seventh prelate to die this year. READ:Galido becomes 7th bishop to die this year Iligan City Vice Mayor Jemar Vera Cruz, a priest on leave, said Galido was diagnosed with fatty liver five years ago and was eventually on medication for a liver cirrhosis. Galido chaired the Episcopal Commission on Culture (ECC) of the C...Keep on reading: Iligan Bishop Elenito Galido dies at age 64.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 6th, 2017

Bohol s Bishop Emeritus Christian Vicente Noel dies

BOHOL, Philippines – Catholics are mourning the death of Bishop Emeritus Christian Vicente Noel, who died on Sunday, November 26. Noel had just turned 80 last November 17. Bishop Alberto Uy of the Diocese of Tagbilaran said Noel died at the Perpetual Succour Hospital in Cebu City at 2:44 am on Sunday. According ........»»

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Butuan Bishop Pueblos passes away at 74

BUTUAN Bishop Juan de Dios Pueblos passed away on Saturday. He was 74. Though saddened by Pueblos’ death, Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas, former president of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines, (CBCP), said it should also be looked at with hope and faith in God. “Every death diminishes us. Something in us dies when [...] The post Butuan Bishop Pueblos passes away at 74 appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Veteran radio broadcaster Taruc dies of illness

Veteran radio broadcaster Taruc dies of illness.....»»

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Veteran radio broadcaster Taruc dies of illness

MANILA, Philippines — Veteran radio broadcaster Joe Taruc Jr., whose voice had dominated the airwaves for decades, signed off yesterday at the age of 70 due.....»»

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Military Bishop Leopoldo Tumulak dies at 72 - Inquirer.net

Military Bishop Leopoldo Tumulak dies at 72 - Inquirer.net.....»»

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Beloved Thai king dies after long illness – palace

Beloved Thai king dies after long illness – palace.....»»

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