On November 15, 2011, Rufina Mapa passed away peacefully in her sleep after a long battle with breast cancer.
Rufina will be lovingly remembered by her sons Tony (Perla), Jess (Marilou), Miguel (Pinang) and Carlos; her daughter Luz; her grandchildren Jennifer (Colin), Mark (Meghan), Moana (Chris), Julius (Janet), Jason (Kim), and Murriel; and her 5 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband Ramon and her children Fe, Ramon Jr. and Vicente.
A Memorial Service will take place at a future date.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, 700 10665 Jasper Ave, Edm T5J 3S9.