Ilocos Mayor dies of cancer

BANNA, Ilocos Norte–Banna Mayor Carlito Abadilla has succumbed to colon cancer, report said.

His son, Vice Mayor Carlito Abadilla II confirmed saying that his dad was confined at the St. Luke’s Hospital until his death.

His body will be brought to his hometown here where people can pay their last respect.

Abadilla, who was a long-time Mayor of said town, also served as 2nd district Boardmember for nine years.