Posted on January 23, 2018
Directly from Blessel’s Family
To our friends and relatives... We would like to express our heartfelt gratitude to the people who in one way or another extended their support and expressed their love and care for my beloved daughter Blessel Lyn Santiago Ong.
To those kind hearted individuals who extended financial assistance for Blessel's body to be sent home, thank you so much for the great help. No words can express how much thankful we are for your help.
To Rizalian family with Admin Lady Hope Poculan Rubillos thank you so much for reaching out to us and for the advices. To Grass Root who helped in the fundraising thank you so much. We also express our gratitude to ZAMNAC for the quick response in extending financial assistance to send Blessel's body home.
To Raul Nocete and Zanortehanons in Chicago who also raised funds for Blessel, thank you so much.
To our relatives and friends who are in the USA, Richel Pingkian, Tiya Helen Pingkian, Mary Kween I. Mababangloob and family, Cyd Therese A. Borome and family, Phyllis G. David and family and to those whom we failed to mention thank you for your help and comforting messages.
To Bishop Eric Morrison and members in the West Covina of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for arranging memorial service for Blessel and those who spent time to attend the service, thank you so much.
To our friends and relatives, to Blessel's batchmates and friends thank you so much for your donations, your prayers and comforting messages.
We cannot thank Jenny G. Bituin (my niece) enough for her untiring support, for her efforts and sacrifices. We know you slept late and woke up early in the morning to settle and arrange everything to make sure that Blessel will be sent home to us. Thank you so much Jenny for your precious time and love given to Blessel. God bless you always.
To Ate Marlene Garcia(mother of Jenny) thank you for your unconditional love to Blessel. Thank you for your moral support and a second mother to Blessel. Thank you that you always there when Blessel needs you badly. Thank you so much ate.
In behalf of the whole Santiago Family of Rizal Zamboanga del Norte, thank you so much for your condolences and prayers. We are in deep sorrow and mourn for her untimely passing but we believe that we will see her again and be reunited with her in the time to come. We love you and may God continue to bless us all...