"Mama has already
come to her Maker where she is safer." This was Harlene Bautista's text message
to her friends and colleagues in show business.
with her brothers Herbert and Hero, is now grieving over the death of their
mother, Rosario "Baby" Maclang Bautista.
According to www.abs-cbnnews.com, Rosario Bautista, 60, died of heart failure and complications due to diabetes last
Monday, March 3, at the De Los Santos Medical Center in Quezon City.
She also suffered from kidney trouble and was undergoing weekly dialysis before she succumbed.
Mrs. Bautista was a very
responsible mother to her children, especially in guiding their
careers. And to
give back to their mom all her hard work for them, the three siblings told
ABS-CBN News that they did everything to grant their mother's every wish. Hero even said, "We gave her all what she
wanted before she died. We love her so
Recalling their last happiest moment with their mom, the
birthday party organized for her last year, actor turned politician Herbert
said, "I know she's happy because practically everybody was there on her
Harlene's husband, actor Romnick Sarmienta, described
his experience with his mother-in-law.
He told ABS-CBN News, "She was very kind. She was like a real mother to me."
Actor-director Herminio "Butch" Bautista stayed by his wife's side until her last breath.
Her remains lay in state at the Arlington Memorial Chapel in Quezon