- Lolo Leonardo of Calauag, Quezon was featured on “Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho”
- The story about how Lolo Leonardo loves and cares for his 77-year-old wife with dementia captured the hearts of viewers
- At the age of 80, he is still working in order to provide for his wife
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Lolo Leonardo, an 80-year-old husband in Calauag, Quezon, has become a viral sensation after being featured on the GMA-7 program “Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho.”
KAMI learned that he was featured for loving and caring for his 77-year-old wife Delia who is suffering from dementia.
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Despite his advanced age, the loving husband is still working in a tailor shop to provide for his wife, who also has a heart illness.
He earns around P100 to P200 a day from sewing.
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Whatever difficulties they might face, Leonardo promised to Delia that he will be with her until the very end:
“Sinumpaan ko sa Panginoong Diyos 'yan eh, sinumpaan namin 'yan na kahit kami'y tumanda eh magsasama kami…
"Habang tayo'y nabubuhay, habang tayo'y ganito, mahal talaga kita. Hindi kita pababayaan.”
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