Filipino king of comedyor Rodolfo Vera Quizon, Sr. in real life is confirmed dead. Messages of condolence from twitter that have circulated about his demise were confirmed as true by no less than his partner . ABS-CBN in its 9 p.m. news likewise announced his passing.
Makati Medical Center, in its official statement, stated that Dolphy died at 6:34 p.m. “due to multiple organ failure secondary to complications brought about by severe pneumonia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and acute renal failure."
Dolphy was with Zsa Zsa Padilla and his children when he died.
Actor-Director Eric Quizon who serves as family’s spokesperson while his father was in the hospital, receives the sad news while in Bataan directing tapings related to TV5 the Enchanted Garden. He rushed home to join his grieving family.
To celebrate his 84th birthday this July 25, Dolphy’s remains lies in state at the Heritage Memorial Park, Taguig City.
Source: Philippine Entertainment Portal