Mom of press freedom icon Joe Burgos Jr. passes away
TOMASA AGUSTIN GACUSANA “NANA MASING” BURGOS of Candoni, Ilocos Sur joined her creator at the age of 89 last Thursday, December 29, 2010, due to a lingering illness.
The remains of Nana Masing, wife of late journalist Jose Jimenez Burgos Sr and mother of late press freedom icon Jose “Joe” Burgos Jr, lie in state at Funenaria Paz along Araneta Avenue in Quezon City.
On her wishes, Nana Masing will be cremated at 12 noon, Saturday, January 1, 2011.
Relatives and friends of the family of Nana Masing ask the public to offer their prayers for her eternal repose.