Picture from Boots Misa Chavez

MANILA – The showbiz business is mourning the lack of any other stalwart, Ester Chavez, who made her mark as a reliable actress in ratings of films, radio and tv displays. 

Chavez, 93, died Would possibly 31 in a Metro Manila medical institution because of outdated age headaches, in step with her daughter-in-law Boots Misa Chavez. 

The circle of relatives has but to prepare her ultimate resting position after her cremation ultimate June 1. 

“She used to be getting on in years however we had been by no means in reality ready for this second,” the more youthful Chavez instructed ABS-CBN Information Sunday. 

As a radio ability in Dely Magpayo’s program, Chavez’s voice used to be recognizable to many generations in different widespread displays like “Tangi Kong Pag-ibig” and “Ilaw Ng Tahanan” the place she used to be referred to as Aling Chayong. 

She in the end crossed over to movies and tv the place she used to be typecast as the mummy of the lead big name or the smart elder relative in potboilers like “Anna Liza” with Julie Vega. 

Director Joel Lamangan by some means broke that norm when he solid her because the exacting pass judgement on within the 1994 film “Pangako Ng Kahapon.” 

“She used to be an excessively skilled actress. Pagdating sa set, naka makeup na, ayos na, alam na ang mga linya,” stated Lamangan who additionally acted with Chavez within the 80s Lino Brocka film “Orapronobis.” 

She is well-remembered for “Kung Mahawi Guy ang Ulap” (1984), “Paano Kung Wala Ka Na?” (1987) and “Maging Sino Ka Guy” (1991). 

Up till six years in the past, prior to she had a stroke, Chavez used to be nonetheless reporting at DZRH for her weekly radio program. 

“That gave her a way of objective,” Boots Chavez similar. “She used to be an actor thru and thru and ready for it nicely together with her makeup and nicely maintained hair. Posteryosa siya! We had been telling her baka yung pang taxi mo with an assistant mas malaki pa sa ability charge mo however she nonetheless labored. This is her hobby! Showbiz used to be ingrained in her since she used to be 17.” 

“She used to be a real skilled and appeared ahead to each and every name with enthusiasm. Regardless of how small the phase, she gave it her one hundred pc,” her daughter-in-law added. 

“She led her lifestyles merely and truthfully. She used to be so humble, she used to be at all times shocked when the general public acknowledges her and referred to as her ‘Mommy’ Ester.”

A grandmother to ten grandchildren and 4 nice grand children, 

Chavez used to be married to the overdue Col. William Chavez. She may be survived via her sons Armando “Mandy,” and Andrew “Ji.” Her most effective daughter, Annabelle “Bebet,” handed in August 2020,

in step with Boots Chavez. 

The circle of relatives is lately maintaining non-public novena plenty for his or her matriarch. They have got but to verify burial preparations on the circle of relatives plot at Loyola Marikina.

https://manilanews.ph/ester-chavez-recalled-as-a-passionate-actress/ – Manila Information-Intelligencer