By Dindo Orbeso and Romy Zetazate
TORONTO, ONTARIO, Canada – The officers and members of the Knights of Rizal throughout the world will commemorate the 119th martyrdom of Dr. Jose P. Rizal, the Philippine national hero, on December 30, 2015.
In Canada, the newly formed Earl Bales Chapter headed by Sir Benjie Dimaapi, will host the celebration together with his officers and members.
Sir Jaime T. Marasigan, KGOR; Rizal Canada Regional Commander; Sir Ed Prillo, KGOR, deptuty Regional Commander, Sir Joe Damasco, KGOR, immediate past Regional Commander Sir George Poblete, KGCR; past Regional Commander Sir Lapulapu Cana, KGCR, other regional officers, chapter officers, and members, will be on hand to join in the commemoration of the 119th martyrdom of Dr. Jose P. Rizal.
It was gathered that the celebration is scheduled to start at 4:00 p.m. with the wreath laying in-front of the statue of Dr. Jose P. Rizal at the Earl Bales Park in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, which will be done by Consul General Rosalita Prospero to be assisted by Rizal Canada Regional officers.
After which, there will be a program at the Earl Bales Park Community Center coupled with a dinner.
For more information, kindly get in touch with Sir Benjie Dimaapi at Tel.647 – 202 – 9137, Email: email@example.com, for more information.
In the meantime, the Rizal Dimasalang Chapter headed by Commander Wilfredo Gomez, KCR, will be coming in full force together with Sir Noel Sinlao, KR, deputy commander; Sir Mario Alpuerto, KGOR, chancellor; Sir Liberto KOR, archivist; Sir Joaquin T. Taduran, Jr., KCR. trustee; Sir Ed Prillo, trustee and Rizal deputy regional commander; Sir Francis Holm, KCR, trustee; Sir Rico Valenton, KR, youth representative.
Rizal Dimasalang Chapter advisers include: immediate past regional commander Sir George Poblete, KGCR; and Senator Tobias C. Enverga, Jr., KGOR. [St. Jamestown News Service/BicolToday.com]