Former Dagupan City mayor Alipio “Al” Fernandez Jr has died on August 9 at 75 years old.
The former Dagupan politiko died of cancer.
Fernandez served for three terms as Dagupan mayor beginning in 1992.
He was the son of former Dagupan mayor Alipio Fernandez Sr.
Fernandez was also former Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) undersecretary and was former chief of the Bureau of Immigration.
He ran again for Dagupan mayor in 2010 but lost to former representative Benjie Lim.