Necrological service: Zamboanga City pays tribute to ex-social welfare officer


The city government of Zamboanga led by Acting Mayor Rommel Agan paid last respect to former City Social Welfare and Development Officer Francisco “Kit” Barredo during a necrological service at the City Hall Wednesday, October 16.

Barredo passed away on October 9 due to laryngeal cancer.

The city government said that Barredo served the government for more than 40 years, 35 of which were spent with the local government unit.

He was the Population Officer in 1977 and eventually as CSWDO until his retirement in 2012.

He is survived by wife Pacita, children Benjie and Rowena and their families. #