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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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Former Dagupan City mayor Benjamin Lim dies | Inquirer News

DAGUPAN CITY - Former City Mayor Benjamin Lim passed away in a Makati Hospital at 1:09 a.m. on Wednesday due to a lingering illness. He was 66. Lim suffered a stroke the day before the May 2013 electi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJan 16th, 2019

Ex-Ifugao congressman Gualberto Lumauig dies

MANILA, Philippines – Former Ifugao governor and representative Gualberto Lumauig died on Sunday, November 18 after a lingering illness. Lumauig is survived by his wife Felicisima Esing Dait Lumauig, with whom he has 6 children: the late Aloysius, Benedict , Cicero, and Doris, as well as Emma, Frances, ........»»

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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......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsMay 11th, 2018

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.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 9th, 2017

2 Bulacan newsmen write 30 | Inquirer News

CITY OF MALOLOS -- Two Bulacan newsmen died at the start of 2019 due to lingering ailments. Perfecto Villanueva Raymundo, a former president of the Bulacan Press Club, died on Jan. 2 at the age of 85......»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJan 8th, 2019

Montejo, 84 – manilastandard.net

Montejo, 84  manilastandard.net Engineer Catalino Lasic Montejo of Socorro, Oriental Mindoro, and Bacoor, Cavite, passed away on Saturday (December 29, 2018) following a lingering illness. Source link link: Montejo, 84 – manilastandard.net.....»»

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Anastacia Coros, 86

Anastacia Coros, mother of veteran sportswriter and the PBA Media Bureau’s Dave Coros, died Friday due to a lingering illness......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 17th, 2018

Coros, 86

Anastacia Coros, mother of veteran sportswriter and the Philippine Basketball Association Media Bureau’s Dave Coros, died Friday due to a lingering illness. She was 86. She is survived by children Dave, Jojo and Rosario, daughter-in-laws Tess and Lalay and grandchildren. Her remains lie at Funeraria Sumilang at Sande St. corner Moriones St. Tondo, Manila. Interment […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsNov 17th, 2018

Chinese literary giant Louis Cha dies in HK at 94

  HONGKONG --- Renowned Hong Kong author Louis Cha, whose epic martial arts thrillers inspired numerous films and sold some 300 million copies worldwide, has died aged 94. Known by his pen name Jin Yong, Cha is a household name across the Chinese-speaking world --- while overseas his novels have drawn parallels to the "Lord of the Rings" series. Packed with hard-hitting kung fu masters and intricate plot lines, his books bring to life the different dynasties of ancient China. They have given rise to TV dramas and video games as well as dozens of movies. Cha died in Hong Kong on Tuesday after a long illness. Among his most famous works are "The Demi-Gods and Semi-Devils", "...Keep on reading: Chinese literary giant Louis Cha dies in HK at 94.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 31st, 2018

Gilberto Benetton, co-founder of fashion brand, dies aged 77

GilbertoBenetton, co-founder of the eponymous clothing brand, died Monday at the age of 77 after an illness, the Italian group announced. "GilbertoBenettondied at home today in Treviso (northeast Italy) following a brief illness," theBenettongroup said in a brief statement. "His wife Lalla, daughters Barbara and Sabrina and son-in-law Ermanno were with him in his final moments," the statement continued. His death comes three months after that of younger brother Carlo in July aged 74. Benettonwas founded by three brothers, Luciano, Carlo, and Gilberto, and their sister Giuliana, who launched a homemade production line in Ponzano Veneto, a village near Venice, in the 1960s....Keep on reading: Gilberto Benetton, co-founder of fashion brand, dies aged 77.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2018

Vietnamese President Quang Dies at 62

President Tran Dai Quang passed away due to serious illness on Friday morning at the age of 62. The National Commission of Health Services for Officials announced that President Quang died at 10:05 a.m. at the 108 Military Hospital despite the efforts of both Vietnamese and foreign doctors. The president was born on Oct. 12, […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsSep 27th, 2018

Mongolia’s first Filipino Catholic bishop dies

Padilla, 68, died of heart attack in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia’s capital. Mongolia’s first Filipino Catholic bishop dies Mongolia’s first bishop, Filipino bishop Wenceslao Padilla, has died Tuesday, September 25. Source link: Mongolia’s first Filipino Catholic bishop dies.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 26th, 2018

UCCP bishop, staunch Marcos critic, dies in Baguio

BAGUIO CITY - Bishop Emeritus Juan Marigza of the United Church of Christ of the Philippines (UCCP), a vocal critic of dictator Ferdinand Marcos, died this week. He was 89 years old. Marigza spoke out against Marcos and pushed for the organization of Baguio chapters of the Free Legal Assistance Group (FLAG) and the North Luzon Human Rights Organization (NLHRO). He placed Martial Law detainees like the late Corazon Cortel, wife of slain rebel priest Conrado Balweg, under his protection. In 1984, his eldest daughter Mary Lou and six others disappeared. The bishop and his wife visited every military camp for two weeks in search of Mary Lou until soldiers finally admitted arresting the...Keep on reading: UCCP bishop, staunch Marcos critic, dies in Baguio.....»»

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Joey Mente s daughter hails ex-PBA player as ‘perfect’ father

Joey Mente, who dunked his way to fame in the PBA, passed away last Wednesday of lingering illness......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 24th, 2018

Where s the neck brace? Speaker Arroyo shows scars to prove spinal condition

Still doubting if Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo truly has a lingering illness? In an interview with GMA 7’s Unang Hirit, Arroyo showed the scars on her back to prove that she continues to suffer from multiple cervical spondylosis, the degeneration of the intervertebral disks, causing pain on the spine. The ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 21st, 2018

Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dies at age 80

GENEVA --- Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died. He was 80. His foundation announced his death in Switzerland's capital, Bern, on Saturday in a tweet , saying he died after a short unspecified illness. It did not give details and remembered the Nobel Peace Prize winner as "radiating genuine kindness, warmth and brilliance in all he did." The president of Ghana, where Annan was born, said in a tweet that "I am ... comforted by the information, after speaking to (Annan's wife) Nane Maria, that he died peacefully in his sleep."...Keep on reading: Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dies at age 80.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 18th, 2018

Jill Janus, singer of metal band Huntress, dies at 43

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) --- Jill Janus, lead singer of the heavy metal band Huntress, has died at age 43, her family and band said Thursday. Janus had long struggled with mental illness, and killed herself outside Portland, Oregon, on Tuesday, her relatives and band mates said in a statement released through publicist Alexandra Greenberg. Janus fronted Huntress from the group's inception in Los Angeles in 2009, singing on three full-length albums and on tours with bands including Motorhead and Lamb of God. Founding member Blake Meahl said on his Facebook page Thursday that he and Janus "spent 9 years together creating a home, having a family and building our passion project Hunt...Keep on reading: Jill Janus, singer of metal band Huntress, dies at 43.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018

Former Indian PM Vajpayee dies after illness at age 93

NEW DELHI --- Former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, a Hindu nationalist who set off a nuclear arms race with rival Pakistan but later reached across the border to begin a groundbreaking peace process, died on Thursday after a prolonged illness. He was 93. The All India Institute of Medical Sciences, where Vajpayee had been hospitalized for more than two months for treatment of a kidney infection and chest congestion, announced his death. Vajpayee, a leader of the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party, had suffered a stroke in 2009. A onetime journalist, Vajpayee was in many ways a political contradiction: He was the moderate leader of an often-strident Hindu ...Keep on reading: Former Indian PM Vajpayee dies after illness at age 93.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018