September 1, 2016

Photos | Dr. Helena Z. Benitez Memorial Mass in NYC

A Memorial Mass for Dr. Helena Z. Benitez at Saint Malachy's Church was organized by the Philippine Consulate General New York in partnership with the Benitez family; Friends of Helena Benitez and the Philippine Women's University Alumni Association PWUAA. Rev. Erno Diaz, former chaplain of The Philippine Women's University was the main celebrant and Msgr. Oscar Aquino was co-celebrant. After the mass, there was a short program, in honor of Dr. Benitez. It was followed by an informal reception at the parish hall. August 24, 2016. New York.

Photos by Lambert Parong for Kababayan Media/ CC BY


Rev. Erno Diaz, former chaplain, The Philippine Women's University


Msgr. Oscar Aquino



Dance offering - "Putungan" by former Bayanihan dancers.


Consul General Mario De Leon Jr.


Ms. Cecilia Quirino



Vivian Cruz, Leila Benitez-McCollum, ConGen Mario De Leon Jr., and Edwin Josue


Author Luis Francia

Cecilia Quirino and Consul General Mario De Leon Jr.


Rev. Erno Diaz



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