Tado's remains cremated

Posted at 02/12/14 11:53 AM

Activist-comedian Arvin "Tado" Jimenez

MANILA – The remains of activist-comedian Arvin "Tado" Jimenez were cremated on Wednesday.

From the Paket Santiago Funeral Homes in Marikina, Jimenez’s remains were transported to Loyola Memorial Park via an ambulance of the Philippine Red Cross.

Jimenez is known to be an active volunteer of the organization.

Prior to that, a last Mass was held for Jimenez which was attended by his relatives and close friends.

The comedian’s family thanked those who have given their support following the demise of Jimenez.

Jimenez died last Friday after the passenger bus he was riding fell off a ravine in Bontoc, Mountain Province.

He was one of 45 passengers on board the Florida bus which fell off the 500-meter deep ravine in Sitio Pagpag, Barangay Tabulin in Bontoc.