Dolphy died at age of 83 (1928-2012)
Dolphy died due to multiple organ failure at 8:34PM at the Makati Medical Center. In an official statement, the hospital said he passed awaydue to multiple organ failure secondary to complications brought about by severe pneumonia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and acute renal failure.
The comedy king will supposedly celebrate his 84th birthday on July 25.
(Official statement of the Makati Medical Center on Dolphy’s death)
We would like to inform the public that Mr. Rodolfo “Dolphy” Quizon, passed away today, at 2034H (8:34PM) due to Multiple Organ Failure, secondary to complications brought about by Severe Pneumonia, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, and Acute Renal Failure.
We join the entire Filipino Community in praying for the soul of Mr. Quizon and his dearly beloved family and friends.
To the Quizon Family, we extend our deepest condolences.