At the age of 55, comedian Domingo Vusotros Brotamante Jr., prominently referred to in TV as "Bentong" passed on Saturday morning. The humorist's passing was affirmed by his child in-law Arvin Vincent Anierdes in a Facebook post.
As per the Facebook post, Bentong go at around 5 in the morning at the Fairview General Hospital in Fairview Quezon City. Arniedes said on his account's post "Rest in Peace Papa Bentong, I was not expecting that this will be the last time we will be together. I know that you are already with the Lord now, and that makes our hearts collected (of your leaving)".
Image from FB/Arvin Vincent S. Anierdes
"Thank you Papa for taking care of our family. Thank you, as well, because you made a lot of people happy. We love you so much Pa", he included.
Anierdes said the humorist was announced dead on landing in the said medical clinic following a heart failure.
Bentong began his showbusiness vocation as the generation collaborator for ABS CBN until he was offered a reprieve to end up a comic. He was best known as the "side-kick" of humorist and TV have Willie Revillame in his early afternoon appears in different broadcasting companies.
Bentong additionally assumed jobs in the films Jologs (2002), The Adventues of Pureza: Queen of the Riles (2011), and Shake Rattle and Roll XV (2014). He was additionally assumed the job of Mang Jules in the TV hit arrangement Luv U that kept running from 2012 until 2016.
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In the April 4, 2016 scene of GMA-7's primetime theatrical presentation, Bentong conceded he's experiencing diabetes and expressed gratitude toward Revillame for allowing him to work for his family. Bentong communicated sourcing motivation from his kids "kahit kunin na 'ko ni Lord, mapatapos ko lang ang mga anak ko, masaya na ako" (Even if God will take me, as long as I have worked to let my kids finish their studies, I will be happy).