Pokwang’s mother Gloria Subong has passed away. She was 80.
The comedian-actress confirmed the news in a tweet last October 10.
"Sa tuwing lumalabas ako para magtrabaho puno ako ng takot dahil sa pandemyang ito. Pero kailangan ko kasi gusto ko pa madugtungan ang buhay mo mama ko. Salamat sa pagmamahal mo at kalinga sa'ming mga anak mo at apo. Paalam mama ko. Mahal ka namin sobra," she wrote.
Pokwang also shared a series of photos on her Instagram account and showed gratitude to everyone who expressed their condolences.
"Hanggang sa muling pagkikita mahal kong nanay Gloria. Mula po sa aking buong pamilya, maraming, maraming salamat po sa inyong lahat na nagpaabot ng pakikiramay at dasal po para sa aming nanay Gloria. Maraming salamat po sa aking mga kaibigan, katrabaho, at sa mga followers na wagas ang suporta at pagmamahal sa aking pamilya. Sa inyong lahat po maraming salamat," she wrote.
May your mother's soul rest in peace, Pokwang.
Pokwang’s mom Gloria was known to have had Alzheimer’s disease.
The comedian also revealed in an interview on "Magandang Buhay" in 2017 that her mom's Alzheimer's had reached the point where she no longer remembered her nor her siblings.
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