Filipino American families - updates

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Fil-Am family figures in U.S. car crash; only mom survives

Jul 08, 2018 - 12:47 PM

Mary Rose Ballocanag Trinidad, 53, is the sole survivor in her family after a car crash killed her husband and 4 daughters in Delaware

KILLED IN CRASH. Only the family's mother, Mary Rose Ballocanag Trinidad, survives a Delaware car crash. Photo from GoFundMe

My mother, my friend

Apr 21, 2015 - 7:39 PM

I long to see my mother’s eyes open feel her touch listen to her play the piano show her the orchids blooming in the kitchen take her on our weekly shopping expeditions and beg her to please please stay with us