Stonefish baptized; Erap among ninongs

The youngest son of Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte and husband Manases Carpio was baptized at the St. Francis Assisi Parish in Maa at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 16 in time with the celebration of the 80th Araw ng Dabaw.

Photos of the baptism rite were sent to the media by the Davao City Information Office.

Davao City Archbishop Romulo Valles officiated the holy mass and the baptism rite for Stonefish, whose real name is Marko Digong Duterte Carpio.

“The baptism ceremony for Stonefish was very private — witnessed only by members of the Duterte and Carpio families and the godparents,” the CIO said in a press statement.

Ninongs of Stonefish include Waldo Carpio, Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte, Sebastian Duterte, Cyril Marasigan, Neil Canedo, Jacob Soriano, Charlie Tan, Elijah Manuel Pepito, Joy Lamanosa, Orlando Basilio Jr., Aaron Velasco, Joseph Estrada, Jefry Tupas, and Brian William Uy.

Her Ninangs include Janette Velasco, Darlyne Rubio, Mayjoy Ramos, Charo Rejuso-Munsayac, and Joyce Domingo-Dapat.