The funeral mass for the late Archbishop-Emeritus Jesus B. Tuquib is set on August 7, Wednesday at 9:00AM at the St. Augustine Metropolitan Cathedral in Cagayan de Oro City.
Tuquib passed away at the Maria Reyna Hospital last August 1. Tuquib served as archbishop of the Archdiocese of Cagayan de Oro from 1988 to 2006. A nightly vigil is now held until Tuesday at the cathedral. By tradition, he will be buried at the back of the cathedral where the tombs of Archbishops James Hayes and Patrick Cronin are also located.