Congressman Escudero dies in sleep; 69By Maila Ager
MANILA, Philippines – Sorsogon Representative Salvador Escudero III, who had been suffering from cancer for the past two years, died in his sleep early Monday , his son Senator Francis Escudero said in a text message.
He was 69.
“He passed in his sleep at around 3:30 am. He had been fighting cancer for a little over two years,” the senator said.
“Please pray for the eternal repose of his soul,” he added.
His remains will be brought to the Mt. Carmel Church in New Manila, Quezon City.