Mayor Romar G. Marcos of Naujan, Oriental Mindoro, Philippines, passed away yesterday at 4:30 AM in Philippine General Hospital, Metro Manila. Findings by physicians as to the cause of his unexpected death was disease in the liver.
The remains of the late Mayor is expected to arrive in Calapan City of Oriental Mindoro at 3:00 PM today. Department heads and officials of the Municipal Government of Naujan with some representatives from the Provincial Government of Oriental Mindoro will fetch the body of the Local Chief Executive at Calapan Sea Port from Batangas City. The body will be accompanied by the said company, and will be joined by other municipal employees upon entry at Naujan-Calapan boundary until the body of the late Mayor Marcos arrives home in Naujan town proper.
The Philippine flag in the entire municipality was lowered to half mast beginning yesterday.