The Local Government Unit of Impasug-ong in Bukidnon in close coordination with the 4th Infantry (Diamond) Division turned over the cremated remains of Jorge Madlos alias Ka Oris to his family last November 9, 2021 at the Municipal Hall of Impasugong, Bukidnon.
Impasug-ong Municipal Mayor Anthony A. Uy formally turned over the cremains of Ka Oris to his younger brother, Rito Madlos who came all the way from Surigao, in a short and simple ceremony witnessed by LGU employees and personnel of the Army’s 8th Infantry Battalion of the 403rd Infantry Brigade, 4ID and personnel from Impasugong Municipal Police Station.
Prior to the turn-over, the LGU of Impasugong offered a holy mass for the eternal repose of the soul of Madlos and also provided cash assistance.
Meanwhile, Mayor Uy also led the turn-over of the cremated remains of Eighfel Dela Peña alias Pika/Maui to her mother, Normelita Dela Peña, at the Mayor’s Office in the Municipal Hall of Impasugong, Bukidnon on Monday, November 8. Dela Peña’s remains was brought to her hometown in San Luis, Agusan Del Sur. Likewise, the LGU of Impasugong provided cash assistance and two (2) sacks of rice to the Dela Peña family.
In a statement, Major General Romeo S Brawner Jr, Commander of 4ID, thanked the LGU of Impasugong under Mayor Uy in extending support and assistance. He said that with the cremains of Ka Oris and Ka Pika finally turned-over to their respective families, he hoped it will put closure on issues raised on their deaths and let them rest in peace.
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