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Requesting Prayers for a Fallen Colleague

Discussion in 'Band of Glockers' started by egoy, Sep 25, 2007.

  1. egoy


    Aug 24, 2006

    Engr. Gherry De Castro Chua, September 30, 1976 - September 24, 2007

    It is with much regret that im the bearer and the one who has to post this sad news...

    The Batangas Rifle and Pistol Group. Inc. (BRPG) is mourning over the death of one of its newest member, Engr. Gherry De Castro Chua.

    Gherry (PPSA 070610) was among the group of 12 new members inducted during the 21st BRPG Induction Ceremonies last September 7, 2007 at Hotel PonteFino in Batangas City.

    A Mechanical Engineer by profession, he was the Plant Manager of Komyo Philippine Logistic Service Corporation, a subsidiary and maker of Honda mortorcycles in the Philippines. He had the distinction of being the youngest Plant Manager in Honda group and was even featured in CNN a couple of years ago for his feat.

    A true sportsman, he was into Jetski racing competing as a newbie in races in different waters in the Philippines. He was into Superbikes Series as well. Gherry was even a podium finisher in a race at the Batangas Racing Circuit the day before he was slain. Under his group Batangas Tire Burners and PKP Paranaque, he had been consistently winning races recently and was being considered as the fast rising star in the Novice class of the Superbikes series.

    Several months back, he was the rider featured in Unang Hirit wherein he raced his Yamaha R1 bike against a flying aircraft.

    Another interest that he usually took time to do to relax was scuba diving with his Batangueño buddies.

    Had he lived a little longer, there was no doubt that he was going to make it big in practical shooting too for he had this passion in anything he put his heart into. A great loss indeed.

  2. toxic


    Jan 15, 2005
    doin' time
    Condolence to the De Castros and Chuas.
  3. charlie-xray

    charlie-xray Gunpowder Adik

    Aug 11, 2004
    Pugad Baboy
  4. Arpee

    Arpee Still a member

    Aug 4, 2005
  5. zij11zk


    Sep 23, 2006
    May he rest in peace... my thoughts and prayers to his family and friends...