Quantcast
Latest Stories
Home » obituary You are browsing entries tagged with “obituary”

Estrope; 76

Rolando “Ka Olan” Estrope, father-in-law of Inquirer Bulacan correspondent Carmela Reyes-Estrope, died of complications from bone cancer on April 2. He was 76.

Posted: April 5th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Savings and loan figure Charles Keating dies at 90

In this Thursday, Nov. 14, 1991, file photo, Charles Keating Jr., adjusts his tie as he sits in a Los Angeles courtroom. AP

The financier who was disgraced for his role in the costliest savings and loan failure of the 1980s has died. Charles H. Keating Jr. was 90.

Posted: April 2nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Post-Franco Spain’s first PM Suarez dead—family spokesman

A 1980 file photo of former Prime Minister of Spain Adolfo Suarez. Suarez, Spain's first democratically elected prime minister after decades of right-wing rule under Gen. Francisco Franco. Suarez died Sunday, March 23, 2014, at age 81.  AP-PHOTO

Adolfo Suarez, the prime minister who led post-Franco Spain to democracy, died on Sunday at a Madrid hospital, his family’s spokesman said. He was 81.

Posted: March 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Dante T. Lim; 84

INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The remains of Dante T. Lim, who died on March 13, were cremated on Sunday. He was 84.

Posted: March 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Afghan vice president dies of natural causes—official

Afghan Vice President Marshal Mohammad Qasim Fahim AFP FILE PHOTO

Afghan Vice President Marshal Mohammad Qasim Fahim, formerly one of the country’s much-feared warlords, has died of natural causes, officials said Sunday, adding that three days of national mourning would be held.

Posted: March 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Palace condoles with Cuevas’ family

By
Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Malacañang mourned the death of former Associate Justice Serafin Cuevas, who led the defense team of then Chief Justice Renato Corona during his impeachment trial in 2012.

Posted: February 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Netizens pay tribute to ‘rockstar’ of Corona impeachment

By
Former Supreme Court Associate Justice Serafin Cuevas

Messages of mourning filled social media after news broke out that former Supreme Court Associate Justice Serafin Cuevas, 85, passed away Sunday night.

Posted: February 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Serafin Cuevas dies at 85

By
Former Supreme Court Associate Justice Serafin Cuevas. SENATE POOL

Former Supreme Court Associate Justice Serafin R. Cuevas passed away Sunday night at the age of 85, high court’s Information chief Theodore Te said on Monday.

Posted: February 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

MetroBriefs

A 26-YEAR-OLD sari-sari store owner in Muntinlupa City claimed the P155-million Grand Lotto prize Thursday—but luck had made him more fearful for his life and that of his family.

Posted: January 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Major events in the life of Ariel Sharon

In this Wednesday Feb. 7, 2001 file photo, Ariel Sharon, then Israel's Prime Minister-elect, looks up as he touches Judaism holiest site, the Western Wall, in Jerusalem. The son of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon says his father has died on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. The 85-year-old Sharon had been in a coma since a debilitating stroke eight years ago. His son Gilad Sharon said: "He has gone. He went when he decided to go." AP

A look at the life of Ariel Sharon, Israel’s former prime minister who died Saturday at the age of 85: Feb. 26, 1928: Born to Russian immigrants in farming community of Kfar Malal north of Tel Aviv.

Posted: January 11th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Ex-Israel premier Sharon dead

Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon. AP File Photo

Former Israeli premier Ariel Sharon died at a hospital near Tel Aviv on Saturday, aged 85, after eight years in a coma, officials and his family said.

Posted: January 11th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Basa, nun who backed kin vs Corona, dies at 92

Sr. Flor Maria Basa, FMM, at her convent’s chapel in Cavite with a reproduction of the Cross of San Damiano in stained glass in the background. MA. CERES P. DOYO

Sister Flor Maria Basa of the Franciscan Missionaries of Mary (FMM) who came forward in 2012 to support her niece Ana Basa’s allegations against impeached Supreme Court Chief Justice Renato C. Corona died on Monday night. She was 92.

Posted: January 8th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

George Goodman, aka TV’s “Adam Smith,” dies at 83

This July 2009 photo provided by courtesy of the Goodman Family Collection shows George Goodman at home in Princeton, N.J. Goodman, a journalist, business author and award-winning television host who under the pseudonym "Adam Smith" made economics accessible to millions of people, died Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, at age 83. Goodman's son, Mark Goodman, said his father died at the University of Miami Hospital after a long battle with the bone marrow disorder myelofibrosis. (AP Photo/Goodman Family Collection, Mark Goodman)

George Goodman, a journalist, business author and award-winning television host who under the pseudonym “Adam Smith” made economics accessible to millions of people, died Friday at age 83.

Posted: January 4th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Advertisement
  1. Henares on Pacquiao bashing: I did not start this
  2. ‘Mom, I love you,’ says text from student on sinking ferry
  3. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  4. Massive infra spending set
  5. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  6. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  7. Passengers denied chance to escape sinking South Korea ferry
  8. South Korea president shouted down by distraught parents
  9. Two Popes who would be saints
  10. Lacson’s wife loses diamond earring to thieves but recovers jewelry quickly with police arrest
  1. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  2. Suspect in Vhong Navarro mauling tries to leave PH
  3. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  4. Fr. Suarez says last Mass on Easter before returning donated land to San Miguel
  5. ‘Mom, I love you,’ says text from student on sinking ferry
  6. MH370 co-pilot made mid-flight phone call – report
  7. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  8. I’ll follow my conscience on Estrada, says JV Ejercito
  9. Massive infra spending set
  10. OFW brings MERS virus to Philippines
  1. KL confirms Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 ended in Indian Ocean
  2. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  3. Rookie, lady cops lauded for quick response to MOA heist
  4. Model Helena Belmonte wished ‘to slash her wrist and hope to die’
  5. Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely
  6. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
  7. Revilla ‘consulted’ Lacson on how he evaded arrest
  8. Police rule out foul play in Helena Belmonte’s death as boyfriend is ‘traumatized’
  9. Cudia, dismissed for lying, got 99% in conduct
  10. Hammer-wielding robbers cause chaos at Philippines’ Mall of Asia

News

  • US teacher fired over comment on black president
  • Magnitude-7.5 earthquake shakes Mexican capital
  • Title of new Hillary Clinton book: ‘Hard Choices’
  • Filipinos, Dutch re-enact crucifixion of Christ
  • 14 killed in car bombing in Homs
  • Sports

  • Nadal ousted by Ferrer in Monte Carlo quarters
  • Pacquiao shorts in Bradley fight sold for P1.7M in LA auction
  • Ryu pitches Dodgers past Giants
  • Alonso sets the pace in Chinese GP practice
  • Heat seek Three-peat but Spurs, Pacers top seeds
  • Lifestyle

  • Levine designs womenswear with help from fiancee
  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87
  • Ford Mustang turns 50 atop Empire State Building
  • Pro visual artists, lensmen to judge Pagcor’s photo contest
  • ‘Labahita a la bacalao’
  • Entertainment

  • Myx TV premieres Asian American ‘docu-series’
  • A nutty finale for ‘Scandal,’ TV’s craziest show
  • EXO postpones release of mini album ‘Overdose’
  • ‘X-men’ filmmaker slams ‘fabricated’ sex attack claims
  • Singer Chris Brown’s bodyguard on trial in DC
  • Business

  • US commerce secretary spells out economic facet of ‘pivot to Asia’
  • Italy sells luxury state cars on eBay
  • Asian shares mostly up in quiet trade
  • Dollar up in Asia on US jobs data, Ukraine deal
  • Barbie doll has a problem
  • Technology

  • Nasa’s moon-orbiting robot crashes down
  • Netizens pay respects to Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • Nokia recalls 30,000 chargers for Lumia 2520 tablet
  • Facebook rolls out ‘nearby friends’ feature
  • Netizens seethe over Aquino’s ‘sacrifice’ message
  • Opinion

  • Editorial cartoon, April 17, 2014
  • A humbler Church
  • Deepest darkness
  • ‘Agnihotra’ for Earth’s health
  • It’s the Holy Week, time to think of others
  • Global Nation

  • Las Vegas ‘Pinoy Pride’ fest hails Filipino heritage
  • Marking Jesus’ journey on Good Friday
  • Filipina accomplice arrested for fake bills in Malaysia
  • DoH denies Filipino nurse no longer positive for MERS virus
  • WHO warns vs spread of MERS-Cov, urges vigilance in taking precautions
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement