Veteran news anchor Joe Taruc passed away today at the age of 70.
The statement released by his son, Jay Taruc, reads:
“Our father, Jose M. Malgapo, Jr. or, Joe Taruc to many of us, has gone to join his Creator, early morning of September 30, 2017. He died in his sleep.At this point, our family would like to request some time to mourn his death and celebrate his life in private.Announcements will soon be made regarding the details for his wake, and interment. Thank you.”