The wife of Pampanga 3rd district Rep.Aurelio “Dong” Gonzales was among the victims of the deadly attack at Resorts World Manila in Pasay City Friday, Sunstar reported.
Elizabeth Panlilo Gonzales was part of the list of fatalities released by the casino’s management. Her death was also confirmed by Philippine National Police Chief, Director General Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa to House Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas..
“Sir, positive wife of Rep. of Dong Gonzales of Pampanga is Elizabeth Panlilio-Gonzales — died in the incident. We are still looking for her sister Consolacion P. Mijares. No report yet,” the text message read.
Gonzales’ wife was at the Resorts World Manila as a guest when the attack by a supposedly lone gunman transpired. According to friends close to Gonzales, Elizabeth’s wake will be at Heritage Memorial Park in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City.
No statement was available from Representative Gonzales as of Friday evening.