By Tonette Orejas
Mayor Sonia Lorenzo of San Isidro town in Nueva Ecija province died of cancer last week with no regrets: Lorenzo had turned down a P10-million appropriation from the Priority Development Assistance Fund of detained Sen. Jinggoy Estrada in 2010.
Dr. Bienvenito Blanco Aldanese died at the age of 80 after a lingering illness on June 30.
Police unearthed the bodies of three decapitated men in a farm in Barangay (village) Bagong Tanza in Aurora town on Monday afternoon.
Vitaliana “Betty” Dagani Yonzon, widow of painter Hugo Yonzon Jr., died of natural causes on May 28 at the age of 88. She was born on Jan. 26, 1926, in Cabadbaran, Agusan del Norte.
Vice Mayor Daniel Fariñas, known here for his work in human rights and mass transport issues, died on Sunday, surprising many residents here. Fariñas was 61.