Wednesday – 66-year-old Myrna Villanueva, also known as ‘Tiya Pusit’ is said to be suffering from aortic aneurysm and kidney failure.
According to her family, the veteran comedienne has been confined for a month in the Philippine Heart Center and in need to undergo double bypass surgery.
In ABS-CBN’s ‘Umagang Kay Ganda’, TV-host Amy Perez extended the family’s plea to the public to help them through prayers and donations, “Thank you very much for your concern towards our Tiya Pusit. We, her siblings and children, appreciate very much everyone who has given much needed help she needs, even pledges and prayers. Tiya Pusit is very sick, her condition delicate. She is supposed to undergo a hybrid procedure for her aortic aneurysm which costs a lot. This is what we have been busy with, finding sources, kind people to help her get this surgery.”