Sonny bids farewell to dad Ed Angara: You’ll aways be my idol
Senator Sonny Angara has vowed to continue the legacy of his father, the late Senator Edgardo Angara, particularly in championing education and advancing the welfare of Filipinos.
Angara made the commitment as he bade farewell to his father, who was laid to rest on Tuesday at his hometown Baler, Aurora.
“In a few hours we say our final goodbyes to our father who was always there for us at all times–when we graduated; when I filed my certificate of candidacy; when his grandkids were born; when Tootsy n I got married,” he wrote on Instagram.
“Love u pa ❤️ you ll always be my idol ❤️❤️❤️🇵🇭🇵🇭🇵🇭,” he added.
Angara, in a statement posted on the Senate website, said he was proud of his father’s achievements.
“My father was a true champion of the people’s right to education and all his advocacies as a politician and educator are all worth pursuing,” he said.