‘Imok’ to be buried today

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Inna Gian Mejia 12/07/2017

At least 50 policemen will be deployed to secure the burial of slain Ermita Barangay Captain Felicisimo “Imok” Rupinta today as the event is expected to draw highly-charged emotions from Rupinta supporters who mourn the brutal end…

Soldier freed after pledging to pay woman’s burial

Benjie B. Talisic 11/23/2017

A soldier detained for hitting a housewife who crossed the highway of Medellin town was released after promising to pay her burial expenses. Kevin Sumosa, a Boholano, was assigned to Medellin town when the incident occurred. He…

Vidal procession and funeral drew 55K crowd

Nestle L. Semilla 10/26/2017

  ABOUT 55,000 attended the funeral procession and burial of Cebu Archbishop Emeritus Ricardo Cardinal Vidal on Thursday. Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral opened at exactly 7 a.m. and 5,000 people were already waiting outside. The number steadily rose…

Cathedral mausoleum off limits to public for 5 days post Vidal burial

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 10/26/2017

  The mausoleum where the late Cebu Archbishop Emeritus Ricardo Cardinal Vidal will be laid to rest will be closed for the next five days following today’s burial. According to Fr. Brian Brigoli, chairman of the Archdiocesan…

Weather will be fair on Vidal’s burial day — Pagasa

Agnes B. Alpuerto 10/24/2017

On the day that Cebu Archbishop Emeritus Ricardo Cardinal Vidal will be laid to rest, Cebu will have a fair weather. According to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa), partly cloudy to cloudy skies…

NECRO SERVICES START TODAY

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 10/23/2017

Countdown to the burial of Ricardo Cardinal Vidal There won’t be eulogies on the burial day but a three-day, nightly necrological service will be held for Cebu Archbishop Emeritus Ricardo Cardinal Vidal. Handpicked speakers from different sectors…

Cebu City to grant financial, burial aid to drowning, landslide victims

Morexette Marie B. Erram 09/30/2017

  Financial assistance worth P20,000, and burial assistance worth at least P10,000 will be given to the living relatives of the three persons who drowned in a creek in Sitio Riverside, Barangay Guadalupe, and to the 11-year-old…

Slain former Mandaue councilor to be buried on Thursday

Norman V. Mendoza 09/20/2017

SLAIN former Mandaue City councilor Beethoven Andaya’s casket will be brought at the National Shrine of Saint Joseph for the requiem mass on Thursday noon, September 21.   After the requiem mass, Andaya’s remains will be brought…

Cop’s wife on way to kin’s burial dies in road accident

Rene Alima 08/03/2017

The 36-YEAR-OLD wife of a police officer died on Wednesday in a road accident along the national highway of Barangay Pitalo, San Fernando in southern Cebu, as she was heading to a relative’s burial in Argao town…

Cop’s son buried

Benjie Talisic 04/06/2017

  THE family and friends of four-year-old Emmanuel Martinez Jr. bid farewell to him as his remains were buried at the public cemetery in Barangay Calamba, Cebu City at 3:30 pm yesterday. The mourners wore a T-shirt…

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