Gordon extends sympathies to the Revilla family

Published June 26, 2020, 12:00 AM

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By Mario Casayuran

Not only was Don Ramon a legendary public servant when he was a member of the Senate, he was also a legend in the movie industry.

Sen. Richard Gordon (Senate of the Philippines / MANILA BULLETIN)
Sen. Richard Gordon
(Senate of the Philippines / MANILA BULLETIN)

That is how Senator Richard J, Gordon remembers former Senator Ramon Revilla Sr., who passed away Friday, June 26, at the age of 93.

“My wife Kate and I join the nation in mourning the loss of Senator Ramon Revilla Sr.,’’ said Gordon.

To Don Ramon’s son, Senator Ramon ‘’Bong’’ Revilla Jr. and the rest of the Revilla family, Gordon said: ‘’I’m extremely sorry for your father’s passing. I hope the warmth and sympathy of numerous friends who love and cherish him will provide comfort in this moment of grief.’’

He added: ‘’Kate and I offer prayers and condolences. Keep strong always, Bong, we are behind you.”