Navotas has crowned Cristina Gomez, 70, the fairest among all elderly Navoteñas as it ended its celebration of the Elderly Filipino Week on Oct. 6.
Mayor John Rey Tiangco, together with Vice Mayor Clint Geronimo, Federation of Senior Citizens Association of Navotas, Inc. president Lucy Batto and Office of Senior Citizens’ Affairs chairman Linda Ramirez, donned the “Gandang Lola 2017” crown to Gomez of Barangay San Jose.
Angelita Riello, 67, from Barangay San Roque was first runner up. Corina Abello, 66, from Barangay Bagumbayan South, and Esterlina Jardio, 67, of North Bay Boulevard South came in second and third, respectively.
Josef Feliciano, 71, president of OSCA Phase 2 Area 1, Brgy. NBBS was also recognized as one of the 2017 Sampung Ulirang Nakatatanda Awardees by the Coalition of Services for the Elderly.
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