The mother of Christopher de Leon, veteran actresa Lilia Dizon, joined our Creator Tuesday morning. She was 92.
Lilia’s daughter, Toni Abad, confirmed the unfortunate news via Facebook post.
“The angels are rejoicing! Mom is now worshiping our Lord Jesus Christ not by faith, but by sight. She is now with our father God in heaven. No more pain, no more tears, no more suffering, She left us at exactly 8:20 this morning,” Toni wrote on Facebook.
“I’m posting this with much sorrow because I will miss her. I love you Mom! Rest In Peace in the hands of our creator,” she added.
Lilia starred in several films as “Bakya Mo Neneng,” “Engkantada,” “Makabagong Pilipina,” and “The Moises Padilla Story.” She was the wife of LVN Pictures actor Gil de Leon, with whom she has three children namely Pinky de Leon, Christopher and Melissa de Leon.
She has two daughters with her second husband Antonio Abad, and they are Toni and Corrie Abad.