View Full Version : R.I.P Gido Babilonia

01-14-2007, 11:33 AM
Just got a text from Pareng LION that Vegildo "Gido" Babilonia, former Letran Squire, UST Glowing Goldie, national player San Miguel Beerman, UE deputy coach and father of next generation ballers, died this morning due to a heart condition.

We mourn his passing.

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01-14-2007, 11:37 AM
woow..kakagulat naman..condolence to his family :o :(

Paul of Bataan
01-14-2007, 11:49 AM
this is very sad news indeed. what's been noted is that he was conspicuously absent in the UE bench when the warriors visited ateneo in the HAIL tournament yesterday. rest in peace, guido. condolences to the babilonia family.

01-14-2007, 10:48 PM
Condolences to his family. We always greeted and talked to each other when we saw each other at the games. Shocking indeed.

01-15-2007, 01:01 AM
Born August 19, 1966
Died January 14, 2007

Playing Career:

High School: Letran High (NCAA)

College: University of Santo Tomas (UAAP)

Magnolia (PABL)

Professional (12 seasons):
90 Purefoods
91 Shell
92-94 Pepsi
95-96 San Miguel
98-99 Pasig-Rizal
00-01 Talk N Text
02 FedEx

RP Team:
89 FIBA-Asia Men's (China)
89 Southeast Asian Games (Malaysia)
99 FIBA-Asia Champions Cup (Lebanon)
99 FIBA-Asia Men's (Japan)

Coaching Career:

Assistant Coach - University of the East (UAAP)
Assistant Coach - De La Salle-Manila (UAAP)

REST IN PEACE GIDO . . .* Condolences to Bing, Tommy and the rest of the Babilonia Family

01-15-2007, 03:37 AM
my condolences to the Babilonia family.

Kid Cubao
01-15-2007, 08:05 AM
shocking news. gone too soon. my deepest sympathies to his family, friends, and colleagues. rest in peace gido and Godspeed.

01-15-2007, 08:57 AM
I was surprised and saddened to read about this in the newspaper this morning. Condolences to the loved ones he left behind, and may he rest in peace.

01-15-2007, 09:59 AM
RIP coach. God bless to you and your family. Salamat.

salsa caballero
01-15-2007, 11:36 AM
"Q" nga ba ang middle initial nya o "T"? I always thought that his middle initial was "T" -- the first letter of a family name long associated with his province of Quezon...

01-15-2007, 11:50 AM
our deepest condolences to the babilonia family