Advertisement

Funeral arrangements for Cardinal Vidal being prepared

Funeral arrangements are ongoing for Cebu Archbishop Emeritus Ricardo Cardinal Vidal.

The church leader died in a hospital at 7:28 am on Wednesday.

He was 86 years old.

Prior to his passing, the Cardinal suffered from fever and experienced shortness of breath.

Then he slipped into a coma.

He was being revived but his blood pressure went down.

He had been confined in the hospital for one week.

Archbishop of Cebu Monsignor Joseph Tan describes this day as "a very sad day for us."

Topics: Vidal , death , Cebu archbishop
COMMENT DISCLAIMER: Reader comments posted on this Web site are not in any way endorsed by Manila Standard. Comments are views by manilastandard.net readers who exercise their right to free expression and they do not necessarily represent or reflect the position or viewpoint of manilastandard.net. While reserving this publication’s right to delete comments that are deemed offensive, indecent or inconsistent with Manila Standard editorial standards, Manila Standard may not be held liable for any false information posted by readers in this comments section.
AdvertisementKPPI
Advertisement