Man of Honor – Zamboanga City Councilor Atty. Mel Sadain PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 30 January 2014 00:00

It was a day of honor  when  Zamboanga City Councilor Melchor “Mel” Sadain celebrated his birthday last January 6, 2014 at the Crystal Ballroom in Grand Astoria Hotel. Close families and friends of the Sadain Family came to greet Councilor Mel for being a man of honor they love and admire.

Among those who came were his Zamboanga City High School ’83 batchmates, Zamboanga City Rays of Sunshine volunteers, Engr. Al Urao and his beautiful wife Dra Zaida Sadain-Urao. Spotted too were WMSU University President Dr. Milabel Ho together with BPI Manager Myls Amsid, former Zamboanga Vice-Mayor Mannix Dalipe, Tetuan Barangay Captain John Dalipe, and fellow City Councilor Meng Agan.

Mel’s Chief of Staff Milagros Gerzon, Barangay leaders Sta. Maria Abe Tan, Roel Cabugsa of Malagutay and Romy Praico of Maasin, Rica Adjawie Rubio, civic leader Larry Silva, Rica Rose May Rubio, WMSU College of Nursing Dean Leila Benito, Dr. Jopselyn Biong, and other nursing faculty members came to greet him.
Seen too were Alicia Ramos Caluscusan,Ma Sheila Patino Jhenna Dulaca,  Ivy Gay Aballe Amanonce, Jhenna Dulaca,  Ivy Gay Aballe AmanonceAdzar Jumaani and Zamboanga Today Society Columnist Mila Arieta.

Mel’s gorgeous wife Laarni Tan-Sadain, led the Misa de Baile (Mass Dance) to everyone’s delight. The day was highlighted with dance and songs.
I believe honorable Councilor Mel can be a good Mayor or Congressman of Zamboanga City someday. This is my wish for him.


By Tita Corteza

Belated Happy 19th Anniversary too to them,  Mel and Laarni Sadain, who will always been a sweet couple. Here’s Laarni message to her hubby, "Thank you Papa Mel for being such a loving and a responsible husband.  Eversince,you've been my bestfriend,  my strong post in my journey, whether smooth or rough. I want to express how grateful I am to be your wife." They had an intimate date last January 23 the day they became as one.