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Filtaga mourn passing of fellow golfer

THE Filtaga Golfers Association mourns the untimely passing of its member, Raffy Piamonte on Jan. 7.

Raffy Piamonte

He passed away at 8:30 p.m., of Monday at the St. Luke’s Hospital in the Philippines.

He was 59.

Piamonte who worked as maintenance manager of Aqua Resort was hospitalized and had to be sent in the Philippines last December.

Filtaga former president, William Retardo remembers Raffy as a good friend and a faithful Christian. He was a down-to-earth kind of person who was good in balancing his time between work, family and church.

Retardo said he was sad to learn about his friend’s passing, it was so sudden they, in Filtaga couldn’t even believe their good friend is gone.

Piamonte had been making it in the top five during monthly tournament over the last several months, and the last time he saw him playing was in September at the Kingfisher Golf Links.

There have been nine days of Novena at San Roque Church that started on Jan. 8.

Novena is after the 6 p.m. mass on regular days, on Saturday the mass is 6 a.m. followed by the Novena and Sunday mass is 9 a.m. followed by the novena.