Ryan Leonardo Santiago, son of tv host-actor Randy Santiago and wife Marilou Coronel, has sadly passed away at the age of 24 last Sunday, August 13, due to a rare form of brain disease and multiple sclerosis.
Randy’s brother, Reily Santiago said that his passing was peaceful and painless and also added, “Our family and friends will terribly miss his infectious smile, funny jokes and his great fashion style.” This was posted on a Facebook group called “#HealRyanSantiago” created in 2015 to support the young man’s battle with his disease. And according to it, Ryan is survived by his parents Randy and Marilou and his two brothers, Raiko and Raphael
Celebrities and fans alike didn’t fail to extend their condolences to the family and posted on Twitter and Facebook:
My condolences go out to Randy and Marilou Santiago in the passing of their son, Ryan. I'm so sorry for you loss.
— Paco Arespacochaga (@arespacochaga) August 13, 2017
My heart broke over the passing of Randy and Marilou Santiago's son Ryan. Gone way too soon. Couldn't stop crying when Gary & I prayed. ????
— Angeli P Valenciano (@AngeliPV) August 13, 2017
There will be viewing at the La Salle Greenhills Chapel and people are allowed to visit from August 14 to 16 until midnight.