Ex-Oriental Mindoro congressman Rey Umali’s wake now open for public viewing


The wake of former Oriental Mindoro Rep. Reynaldo Umali is now open for public viewing starting today, January 8 until January 10.

Incumbent Oriental Mindoro Rep. Alfonso Umali, Jr. announced that Cong. Rey’s remains now lie in state at the Chapel 1 of Heritage Memorial Park, Bayani Road, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig.

“Public viewing/visit starts today, January 8, 5:00 PM until January 10,” he said.

Meanwhile, he noted that due to COVID-19 protocols, only 100 people at a time can be allowed to enter a 200 seating capacity room but other rooms will be available as waiting areas

“His remains will be brought to Oriental Mindoro on Monday until Thursday. Full details to follow,” Rep. Alfonso Umali said.
Rey Umali has passed away on Thursday due to cardiac arrest. He was 63.

The former solon also tested positive to coronavirus disease last month, which aggravated his liver cancer.