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Rafael Rustia

November 28, 1945 ~ August 23, 2017 (age 71)

Rafael H. RUSTIA, also known as "Raffy" age 71  died peacefully in his sleep with his family by his bedside on the 23rd of August 2017  in Seattle , Washington.


Rafael was born on the 28th of November 1945 in San Juan, Manila, Philippines with three siblings.

In 1979 he married the love of his life Caridad Martinez RUSTIA with five children ,Janice ,Joan , Rovelyn Kim,Geena and Michael.


In 2012 he moved to America with his family. He was a remarkable man, a loving husband and a great father. Rafael was a devoted member of the Iglesia Ni Cristo inspite of being diagnosed of a very serious illness, cancer.


A funeral service will be held on Wednesday the 30th of August 2017. The viewing will be at Columbia Funeral Home in Seattle from 10am to 12noon and the Burial will be held at Bonney Watson Washington Memorial located at Seatac, Washington at 1:00pm.


Family and friends are welcome to come and join us, as we say our last Farewell to Our beloved Dad.

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