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DEDICATED TEACHER | VP Robredo’s mother passes away
February 23, 2020 , 12:44 PM

February 23, 2020 – The mother of the country’s vice president and top opposition leader died on Saturday after she was rushed to a local hospital in the Bicol region. She was 83 years old.

Leni Robredo announced in a Facebook post the passing of her mother, Salvacion Gerona, in her native Naga City in the Camarines Sur province.

Family, friends, politicians as well as ordinary people in Naga City are expected to pay their respect beginning ar 4:00PM on Sunday at the Eternal Chapels and Mortuary, Eternal Gardens, Balatas Road, Naga City.

Robredo thanked all those who offered prayers and sent condolences.

On January 24, Gerona was rushed to the hospital after she “turned for the worst” but was “able to survive” on the following day according to Robredo.

The Vice President said funeral details will be announced in the next days. (Juno Buena/MM)

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