Family & Friends of Amalia Fuentes Give Side on Actress’ Death
AMALIA FUENTES – The family and friends of Amalia Fuentes gave messages over the passing of the veteran actress.
Countless hearts were left broken by the passing of veteran actress Amalia Fuentes. She died on the early hours of October 5 (Saturday) at the hospital surrounded by her loved ones.
In the past four(4) years, Amalia was not in the pink of health. She was paralyzed and bedridden after she suffered from stroke in October 2015. The veteran actress was in a vacation in South Korea when it happened.
Alfonso Martinez, the only grandson of Amalia, was the one who took care of the veteran actress. He is the son of her late daughter, Liezl Martinez, with actor husband Albert Martinez. The couple has two(2) daughters aside from Alfonso.
Four(4) days before she died, her family brought Amalia to the hospital. She suffered from multiple organ failure which led to cardiac arrest.
Amalia Fuentes is set to be buried today at Loyola Memorial Park in Marikina City. Last night, a tribute was held for the veteran actress and many of her family and friends gave their messages over her passing.
Based on a report on GMA News, Alex Muhlach, the brother of Amalia, sadly expressed that there is a big gap in his life now after the passing of his sister. He tagged her as their “protector”.
According to veteran actress Boots Anson-Roa who has worked with Amalia in several projects, she is sad over the loss of a friend. “More than the film experience, it was the friendship,” she said.
Based on the report, Alfonso Muhlach also spoke about his grandmother. He described Amalia Fuentes as kind, loving, and someone who always think about their welfare.
Aside from Boots, other celebrities who were spotted at the wake of the veteran actress include her nephew, Aga Muhlach, who came with his wife, Charlene Gonzalez. Presidential Secretary Salvador Panelo was also there.