Family issues official statement on death of Jovit Baldivino

Published December 9, 2022, 10:08 AM

by Stephanie Bernardino

Jovit Baldivino

The family of Jovit Baldivino has confirmed the demise of the singer.

It was confirmed through an official statement sent to Jerry Telan, Jovit’s former handler in Star Magic.

The full statement:

“According to Jovit Baldivino’s parents Mr. Hilario “Larry” and Mrs.Cristeta Baldivino and fiancé Camille Ann Miguel (during our personal visit in the hospital on December 6, 2022) he was recuperating for a week with hypertension maintenance medicines.

“Then he was invited by a family friend from Batangas City. Doctor’s advice not to sing while recuperating. Knowing “Bundoy” (Jovit), he gave in to clamor of the crowd. He sang 3 signature songs including Faithfully by Journey. He was gasping for breath on the 3rd song.

“After an hour while sitting, his face was deformed with flowing salivas. He was then rushed to the nearest ER at Nazareth of Jesus Hospital last December 3, 2022 around 10pm.

“CTscan showed a blood clot in the brain (sign of aneurysm). 100cc of blood was suctioned 2:00 AM of December 4, 2022. He was In comatose for 5 days.

“Our dearest Jovit Baldivino joined our Creator 4:00 AM today December 9, 2022. He was 29.”