Ateneo’s Beloved ‘Manang Puring’ Passes Away At 81
Ringo | On 09, Nov 2017
The Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU) is in deep mourn after the death of the beloved “Manang Puring,” who used to give the students, teachers, and visitors delicious and budget-friendly meals.
PURISIMA “Manang Puring ” D. RENTOSA passed away on November 6, 2017, at the age of 81. She is the owner of the “Manang’s Food House,” which is located Loyola Schools Physical Education Complex Clubhouse and known for it’s grilled liempo.
“Since 1990, Manang’s has been a beloved fixture in the Ateneo—a place where students, professors, employees, alumni and guests share plates of delectable Filipino meals like grilled liempo, sautéed vegetables with bean sprouts and adobo. It has become an institution, a part of the Ateneo community where everybody knows and looks after each other,” the ADMU official fan page said.
The wake started last November 8, 2017, Wednesday, at 2:00PM at the Premiere A Chapel, Gate 2 of Loyola Memorial Park, Barangay Tañong, Marikina City. A funeral mass is scheduled on November 11, 2017, Saturday.
Manang’s Food House closed this 2017 after 27 years of serving great foods.
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