Idol! Rex Gatchalian honors the late Councilor Anselmo


The late politiko lived up to the ripe old age of 102.

Mayor Rexlon Gatchalian made sure to pay respects to the late former Councilor Berting Anselmo, who passed away this January.

The politiko ordered flags in the city to be flown in half-mast to signify collective mourning, and also showed up to give attend the necrological service for Anselmo.

“He lived a fruitful life and reached the age of 102… imagine the things he saw in his lifetime. He actually lived through out all the Philippine Presidents. And he served as one of the 1st Councilors in the merged Valenzuela and Polo,” Gatchalian recounted.