Former Cagayan de Oro City congresswoman Benedicta “Liling” Roa, has passed away last December 21, 2013. She was 85.
Liling Roa was the widow of the late former Cagayan de Oro City Mayor Pedro “Oloy” Roa Sr. and was elected representative of the then lone district of Cagayan de Oro in 1987, a year after the EDSA Revolution. She lost her reelection bid in 1992 to Erasmo Damasing.
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