- Ruby Rodriguez’s sister, late Philippine Pediatric Society president Dr. Sally Gatchalian, made headlines last year after passing away due to COVID-19
- She was the ninth doctor who died in the country because of the viral disease
- Her loved ones, including Ruby, remember her on her first death anniversary on March 26, 2021
- The actress and TV host penned a heartfelt post on Instagram reiterating the sacrifices of her deceased sister
Ruby Rodriguez recently took to social media to pen a heartfelt post about her late sister, Dr. Sally Gatchalian.
To recall, the said doctor died on March 26, 2020 after battling with COVID-19. She was the ninth doctor who passed away in the Philippines due to the viral disease.
On Dr. Sally’s first death anniversary, Ruby reiterated the noble deeds of her fallen frontliner sister.
“It has been a year to date that our dear Manang Sally aka Dr Sally R Gatchalian, left us for a better place. She is a vaccine advocate! She fought really hard for the children's welfare and well being. She is one of the first 10 Doctors who passed away due to Covid. This Pandemic has taught us a lot. Let us all hang on and keep the Faith. as manang sal would say "an ounce of prevention is much more than a pound of cure" keep safe, love your family, smile with your friends... we don't know til when.”
Ruby Rodriguez is a Kapuso actress and television host. She has two children, namely, Antonio Jesus and Antoinette Aquino.
The Kapuso star went viral months ago after her message to Alden Richards on social media got misunderstood by netizens, who thought that they were having a conflict with each other. Ruby clarified that all is well between her and Alden and that netizens misunderstood her comment.
Many people also got worried after Ruby Rodriguez was confined in a hospital due to her stomach illness. Fortunately, she was able to fully recover from the illness and the surgery she underwent.
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