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Eduardo Ong Sr, Vice Mayor Of Carigara Town In Leyte Dies At 66


In recent news, Eduardo Ong Sr, the vice mayor of Carigara town in Leyte passed away. He was reportedly admitted to a private hospital where he was receiving treatment. Now, it is coming forward that he died there on Wednesday, December 7, 2022. The news has saddened many of his loved ones and well-wishers. Tributary posts and condolence messages have flooded the internet following the announcement of the news. No one seems to believe the fact that Leyte has died. Here, in this article, check out what happened to him and how did he die.

Eduardo Ong Sr Vice Mayor Of Carigara Town In Leyte Dies

How Did Eduardo Ong Sr Die?

According to reports, Eduardo Ong Sr. died at the age of 66. He took his last breath on Wednesday evening. He served the town as mayor for a total of nine years. It is coming succeeded by Councilor Jimmy Camposano as he received the maximum number of votes in among the elected councilors in the last May polls. It is no doubt to say that many people are saddened by the passing of the vice mayor. Councilor Joenlee Larraga, a close political ally of Ong, said that they are all sad. She further added that it looks as if they lost their own town’s father and thanked him for his service.

Vice Mayor Of Carigara Town In Leyte Dies

The announcement of Eduardo Ong’s death was made by the Ong family. They said that it is with deep sorrow that they inform them about the death of former Carigara Mayor, Vice Mayor Eduardo ‘Boy’ Ong. They went on to say that they will update everyone regarding the details of his wake and burial and even asked for the eternal repose of his soul. Apart from sharing the news, they did not share anything about his sudden death. Due to this reason, Eduardo Ong Sr. cause of death is not known.

Let us add that Eduardo has left his wife, Leny, and three children, including the town’s incumbent mayor, Eduardo ‘Ed’ Jr behind. His entire family happens to be saddened to learn about his sudden passing and are expressing their sincere and heartfelt tributes to him. Besides, many personalities are also coming forward and mourning his death. Reports have been claiming that Larraga said Ong was rushed to a private hospital early in the day due to chest pain and later passed away at past 8 PM on Wednesday due to cardiac arrest. Stay tuned with Social Telecast for more such updates and the latest and trending news.


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