Duterte visits Henry Sy Sr’s wake
President Duterte personally expressed his condolences to the family of tycoon Henry Sy Sr. who died peacefully in his sleep Saturday morning.
Duterte visited the wake of the tycoon at the Heritage Park in Taguig City Sunday night. He was welcomed by Sy’s six children – Tessie Sy Coson, Henry “Big Boy”, Hans, Harley, Elizabeth and Herbert.
Duterte stayed for more than an hour.
Malacanang hailed Sy a “pillar of the Philippine economy.”
“Mr. Sy exemplified the hardworking Filipino. As a family man, he had moulded his children into his own image: humble, hardworking and a man of prophetic vision,” Malacanang said in a statement.