Goodbye Miss Tapia, Rest in Peace.
'Iskul Bukol' Actress Mely Tagasa AKA Miss Tapia Dies At 82
Mar 24, 2018 at 9:37 PM
Posted by : Marie Li
Filed Under : Showbiz
Manila, Philippines - Veteran actress known as Miss Tapia from Iskul Bukol, Mely Tagasa passed away at the age of 82 on Saturday, March 24, 2018.
Her daughters Gina and Lani confirmed the sad news on their respective social media accounts.
She was in comatose and confined at Cardinal Santos Medical Center.
Mely is one of Philippine television's staple due to longest running (15 years) local sitcom "Iskul Bukol" starring the now-iconic trio of Tito Sotto, Vic Sotto, and Joey de Leon.
Last November 2017, Mely was given her own star in the Philippines' version of the Walk of Fame in Eastwood City, Libis.
Photo Courtesy of Lani Montreal