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Celebrities express grief over the passing of OPM legend Rico J. Puno

Local celebrities posted their heartfelt messages for the late singer on social media.



10/30/2018 11:50 AM
Celebrities express grief over the passing of OPM legend Rico J. Puno

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Following the news about the passing of OPM legend Rico J. Puno, celebrities took to social media to express their grief and to post their condolences for the family of the late singer. 

Rico died on Tuesday morning according to his sister-in-law Anne Puno. The reason behind his death is yet to be revealed. 

In 2015, Rico J underwent a bypass surgery and has been semi-active in showbusiness since then. He recently announced that he will be going back to his regular post as a hurado on It's Showtime's Tawag ng Tanghalan

READ: Rico J Puno to undergo open heart surgery

Read their messages below:

Lea Salonga


Zsa Zsa Padilla


Bailey May


Karen Davila


Jessa Zaragoza


Martin Nievera


#ricojpuno we will miss you! Now that you are in heaven, behave! We love you! @starmediaentertainment

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Kim Atienza


Jhong Hilario


Ogie Alcasid


Gary Valenciano 


Rest in His peace kapitan. I’m in total shock at this news. πŸ˜”πŸ’”πŸ˜’πŸ™πŸΌ

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Jugs Jugueta

K Brosas


Total entertainer... yan ang tawag kay rico j. Puno.. tama naman dahil hindi lang basta kumakanta, talagang performer... magkasama lang tayo 2 weeks ago SA show.. tulad ko makulit At sensya na mejo “naughty” ... pero yan ang style nya na nakasanayan na NG lahat.. yan ang hinahanap NG tao... komedyante na At magaling na singer.. konsehal... hurado.. host.. at napaka swerte ko kc ilang beses na kami nagkasama SA mga concerts at shows.. nanalo pa nga kami NG award matagal na bilang “best performance (collaboration) in a concert” .. na hindi ko makakalimutan kc natawa kami dahil walang script at kulitan lang ang concert na yon pero nanalo.. maharot sa entablado At kaibigan At masaya kasama. SA totoo lang hindi lahat kaya syang sakyan dahil SA kanyang kaharutan.. pero yon ang hindi ko makakalimutan SA kanya, malamang dahil ganon din ako,. Salamat SA mga alaala corics, sa mga KLASIK Mong mga kanta na binigyan mo ako NG pagkakataon na makanta kasama mo. Macho gwapito, Salamat SA kulitan. Ma mi miss ka NG lahat dahil nag iisa ka. “Ang iyong pagdaramdam, Idalangin mo sa Maykapal, Na sa puso mo ay mawala nang lubusan” — MAY BUKAS PA πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ˜ž

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