Luis Villafuerte

Luis Robredo Villafuerte Sr. (August 29, 1935 – September 8, 2021) was a Filipino politician who served as Governor of Camarines Sur and as a member of the House of Representatives from 2004 to 2013. He represented Camarines Sur's 2nd district from 2004 to 2010, and the 3rd district from 2010 to 2013.[1]

Luis R. Villafuerte, Sr.
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Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Camarines Sur's 3rd District
In office
June 30, 2010 – June 30, 2013
Preceded byArnulfo Fuentebella
Succeeded byLeni Robredo
Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Camarines Sur's 2nd District
In office
June 30, 2004 – June 30, 2010
Preceded bySulpicio S. Roco
Succeeded byDiosdado Macapagal Arroyo
Governor of Camarines Sur
In office
June 30, 1995 – June 30, 2004
Preceded byJose Bulaong
Succeeded byLuis Raymund Villafuerte
In office
March 26, 1986 – June 30, 1992
Preceded byFelix Fuentebella
Succeeded byJose Bulaong
Minister of Trade
In office
1979–1981
Preceded byRoberto Ongpin
Succeeded byPost dissolved (Ministry of Trade merged with Ministry of Industry)
Mambabatas Pambansa (Assemblyman) from Camarines Sur
In office
June 30, 1984 – March 25, 1986
Mambabatas Pambansa (Assemblyman) from Region V
In office
June 12, 1978 – June 5, 1984
Personal details
Born
Luis Robredo Villafuerte

(1935-08-29)August 29, 1935
Philippines
DiedSeptember 8, 2021(2021-09-08) (aged 86)
Taguig, Philippines
Political partyNPC (2007–2021)
Other political
affiliations
KAMPI (2004–2007)
LDP (1988–2004)
UNIDO (1984–1988)
KBL (1978–1984)
SpouseNelly Favis-Villafuerte
Children6, including Luis Raymund
Alma materUniversity of the Philippines Diliman (LL.B)
OccupationPublic servant
ProfessionLawyer

DeathEdit

Villafuerte died on September 8, 2021, at the St. Luke's Medical Center – Global City, ten days after his 86th birthday.[2][3][4][5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "LP to pit Belmonte vs Arroyo for Speaker". Archived from the original on 2010-05-16. Retrieved 2011-08-12.
  2. ^ Staff, CNN Philippines. "Ex-CamSur governor, congressman Luis Villafuerte Sr. dies at 86". CNN Philippines.
  3. ^ Mercado, Neil Arwin. "Ex-CamSur Rep. Luis Villafuerte Sr. passes away". INQUIRER.net.
  4. ^ Garcia, Maria Angelica. "Former CamSur congressman Luis Villafuerte Sr. dies at 86". GMA News Online.
  5. ^ Rosario, Ben. "Ex-Rep. Villafuerte, longest-serving CamSur governor, dies". Manila Bulletin.

External linksEdit

House of Representatives of the Philippines
Preceded by Member of the House of Representatives
from Camarines Sur's 3rd district

2010–2013
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Sulpicio S. Roco
Member of the House of Representatives
from Camarines Sur's 2nd district

2004–2010
Succeeded by
Political offices
Preceded by
Jose Bulaong
Governor of Camarines Sur
1995–2004
Succeeded by
Preceded by Governor of Camarines Sur
1986–1992
Succeeded by
Jose Bulaong
Government offices
Preceded by Minister of Trade
1979–1981
Post dissolved