Actor Benj Manalo was deeply emotional in his tribute message for his beloved mother, Anna Lyn, who p4ssed aw4y on Friday, January 4.
In a photo shared on Instagram, Benj can be seen hugging his late mother’s urn. Along with the photo is an emotional tribute message from the actor for his mother.
Benj wrote in the caption of his post,
“Dear mommy, thank you for everything, thank you for all the life lessons you’ve shown us, this week was a rollercoster ride but it ended up in full restoration.”
“Love, hope, peace, joy, sadness and family.. these are the things/knowlege that you left us and will be forever be treasured in our heart. You are a testimony to us.”
According to Benj, his mother is “a testimony of God’s love to His children.”
The actor-commedian said,
“We are saddened that you have to went through all of those. But we are happy that you are now in His kingdom.”
“You may sing and dance now and enjoy eternal life with God. You will be missed by your children, your sisters and everyone who loves you.”
In the said post, Benj also thanked those who extended their condolences to his family.
His ended his post by giving his last message to his beloved mother.
The actor wrote,
“Thank you for leading this family. I love you so much mommy. We love you. Rest now mom.”
In a separate post on Instagram, Lovely Abella, Benj’s wife, also gave a tribute message for her mother-in-law.
Anna Lyn is the former partner of comedian, actor, and TV host Jose Manalo. They are blessed with four children, Benj, Myki, Ai, and Niccolo.
Meanwhile, many netizens and his fellow celebrities expressed their condolences to Benj and his family for their lost.