Beng remembers departed media practitioners PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 04 November 2015 11:28

As part of the City’s observance of the All Soul’s Day, Mayor Beng Climaco joined members of the local press in remembering departed colleagues Monday, November 2 at City Hall.

Dubbed Media Memorial Service, the simple ceremonies honored and remembered the lives of 72 media practitioners who died in recent years through prayers and a candle-lighting rite led by Father Andy Barcelo.

“We honor the memory of those who have gone ahead of us,” said Climaco of the departed media practitioners whose lives and works helped shape the City through information and service.

Media practitioners who were remembered included: Abdil, Farsi – RMN, Aboc, Tomas “Maya” Jr. – DXXX, Abdulajid, Jade Ladja – Prensa Zamboanga, Acuña,  Arvin – El Periodico International, Altea, Frank – DXLL, Alvarez, Ludivico “Vic” – RGMA Super Radyo, Apolinario, Bong – FUBC- DXLA-FM, Baginda, Jaybie – FUBC-DXLA-FM, Bañes, Ma. Corazon “Cora” – DXVP, Bancairin, Rey – DXLL, Basilio, Rino – DXXX, Bernardo, Danilo “Logio” – ABS-CBN, Bustamante, Butch – RMN, de Castro, Alfredo “Ferdie”   – ABS-CBN, Cayona, Candelario “Jun”  Jr. – DXLL, Coronel, Pete “Bisoy”  – DXLL, Coscolluela, Gumersindo “Nonoy”  – Zamboanga Times, Cuartocruz, Rey- DXXX, Doctor, Piriong- DXYZ, Dolores, Edmundo “Eddie”  –  Yomiuri Shimbun, Enriquez, Eddie – DXLL, Enriquez, Ernie – DXLL, Enriquez, Greg Dumagay – RMN, Enriquez, Romeo “Romy”  – DXLL/ FUBC-DXLA-FM, Erasga, Noel David – DXMR Radyo ng Bayan, Espinosa, Romeo “Romy – DXMR Radyo ng Bayan, Francisco, Edwin “Max’ – Zamboanga Star, Fernandez, Emilio Rene – The Morning Times, Flores, Ernie – DXLL, Gadayan, Joe, Garcia, Ernie, Gonzales, Fernando “Kuya Nanding”- DXLL, Graciano, Lino – DXLL, Hapalla, Greg – DXVP, Janani, Sulaiman “Manaul”- DXXX, Jubaira, Bar, Jumaani, Ani Jay – UNBN /DXRZ, Lewis, Johnny- DXLL, Limen, Paul – DXYZ, Lopez, Armando DXLL founder/owner, Loquillano, Boy- DXXX, Ma, Jonathan– Philippine Daily Inquirer/TV-11, Martin, Gloria “Golondrina”  – DXXX, Matias, Val – DXLL, Navarro, Antonio “Jade Verde”  – Zambo Peninsula Journal, Nueva, Ma. Antonio- NUJP Founder, Padua, Esmeragdo “Maddy”  – Prensa Zamboanga, Pelayo, Rene – DXLL, Peña, Efren –Zamboanga Times, Peña,Vic – DXLL.

Also remembered were: Puno, Armando “Mando – DXXX, Puno, Christopher “Chris” – DXLL, Ramos, Felicisimo “Dodong”  – Brigada News FM, Reyes delos, Elmer – DXVP- Radyo Verdadero, Rodriguez, Edmundo “Eddie”  – DXXX, Rodriguez, Ernie – Bombo Radyo Philippines, Retino, Carlos “Beam” – DXMR Radyo ng Bayan, Sajot, Alfredo “Fred”  – Philippine News Agency, Salazar, Larry – DXYZ, Salvador, Evangelio “Nilo”  – DXLA-FM, Salvador, Irineo Jr. – Zamboanga Star, Sapal, Abe, Sapal, Eddie, Sebastian, Charlie – DXLL, Sebastian, Monsignor Edwin – DXVP, Siason, Danilo – Philippine News Agency, Sorino, Rhey John – PIO, Tarroza, Alvin – Philippine Star, Torres, Roberto “Bunny” - DXLA –FM, Velasquez, Mila- DXLL, Venegas, Ramon – RMN, and Villacera, Graciano “Sonny”  – DXMR Radyo ng Bayan. —  Jasmine Mohammadsali