Friday, 06 February 2015 15:48
It was a double birthday celebration for the ALFARO’s. Padre de Familia PEDRO ALFARO, son of the late Atty. and Mrs. PEDRO ALFARO, SR was celebrating his 60th birthday while his youngest son PETER ALAVAR ALFARO was turning 16 years old.
PEDRO or PETE to his friends belong to Ateneo de Zamboanga (now Ateneo de Zamboanga University) High School Class 1972 and has been long time Coach for the Ateneo de Zamboanga Blue Eagles Basketball team. He was one of the best basketball player of the CFC Team in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) in the 70’s. For the love of the sports, PEDRO has trained so many new generations of basketball players through his MILO’s BEST of which he is a Franchise Holder and which holds basketball clinics every summer participated by young basketball enthusiasts. His youngest son, the other birthday celebrator PETER plays with the San Beda Varsity Team –Champions Red Cub where he is a College student.
The grand celebration was held at the family owned restaurant, the famous ALAVAR RESTAURANT located at ALFARO Street, this city started with a Thanksgiving mass officiated by Rev. Fr. MARS VILLAGRACIA, parish priest of the St. Ignatius de Loyola Parish in Tetuan, this city followed with the lavish dinner.
Seen during the celebration were Hon. Mayor BENG CLIMACO-SALAZAR and husband Gen. SALAZAR, former Congressman ERICO BASILIO FABIAN and wife DINGGAY, CPA CESAR and GRACE GONZALES, Engr. EDDIE and ANNALIZA CATIS, CLAIRE BAUTISTA, BONG AND JING JING BALINTAG RAVANCHO, Mr. and Mrs. INES VILLA, SONIA NATIVIDAD, EDDIE and LOLITA CHUA, RONNIE LLEDO, BUDZ and MARLENE PICHEL, the NOGRA family, the ALAVAR family, the PAYAO family, parents in-law JUN and TESSIE ALAVAR, Artist and Curator ICELLE BORJA, CHRISTINE LIM, DR. BEN JAYSON CARANAY, LEO ALFARO, Daily Zamboanga Times Editor ROY RAMOS, SANTI ALFARO, BOBOY VALERIO, RAMON TANTOCO, and the Ateneo de Zamboanga High School Class 1972.
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