His Excellency, the Most Rev. Jose F. Advincula, Jr., D.D., Archbishop of Capiz, with the Clergy, the Family of the Deceased, and the Christian faithful of the archdiocese, announces the passing to eternal life of the Most Rev. Onesimo Cadiz Gordoncillo, D.D., Archbishop Emeritus of Capiz, after having received the last sacraments on the 13th of November 2013 at 5:23 p.m.
Msgr. Onie, as he was fondly called, was appointed as the 2nd Archbishop of Capiz on the 18th of June 1986. He served the archdiocese until his retirement.
The mass of Christian burial of a bishop is at 9:30 a.m. on the 21st of November 2013, Thursday, at the Carmelite monastery oratory in Lawa-an, Roxas City, Capiz. Interment follows at the Immaculate Conception Metropolitan Cathedral. The wake is at the monastery oratory.