Sa Sabado, December 14, ang umpisa ng burol para kay Cesar Apolinario.
Pumanaw ang GMA-7 news reporter nitong Biyernes ng umaga, December 13, dahil sa heart failure sanhi ng pagkakaroon niya ng lymphoma.
Siya ay 46 taong gulang.
Ang Loyola Memorial Chapels and Crematorium sa Commonwealth Avenue, Quezon City ang pagbuburulan ng mga labi ng Kapuso broadcast journalist na host din ng iJuander, ang magazine show ng GMA News TV.
Nagbigay-pugay ang GMA Network, Inc. management kay Cesar sa pamamagitan ng isang official statement na kumikilala sa kanyang pagiging tapat na Kapuso.
Narito ang official statement ng kanyang home network:
"We are deeply saddened by the passing of our Kapuso, Cesar Apolinario Jr., who peacefully joined his Creator today, December 13, 2019.
"An award-winning broadcast journalist, writer, and director, Cesar will be greatly missed by his family, friends, and colleagues, especially those in GMA News and Public Affairs and in the film industry, where he devoted the best years of his life.
"A loyal Kapuso, his dedication to his craft as a news reporter, producer, and public affairs host will continue to serve as an inspiration to all.
"We join his entire family and loved ones in praying for his eternal repose."