Comedienne Tia Pusit passed away on Thursday night, according to her sister Nova Villa. She was 66.
Myrna Villanueva in real life, the veteran comedienne passed away at the Philippine Heart Center in Quezon City at 11:30 p.m. October 2, 2014.
She is survived by her four children.
Media report stated she was battling with multiple medical complications such as brain hemorrhage after her operation on September 9.
Funeral arrangements will be finalized by the Tia Pusit’s family.
Meanwhile, a concert scheduled on October 5, organized by Tia Pusit’s close friend and colleague Inday Garutay, was to shoulder expenses of her hospitalization.
Inday Garutay, whose real name is Christopher Borja, stated in a news report that the show will still push through at comedy bar Zirkoh in Quezon City, but will instead have proceeds go to the funeral of Tia Pusit.