|Photo of Kennely Ann Lacia-Binay, as featured in her Facebook page.
MANILA - The wife of Makati Councilor Jun-Jun Binay died on Tuesday due to complications arising from a difficult pregnancy.
"The family of Mayor Jejomar C. Binay and the city government of Makati announce with sadness the passing of Mrs. Kennely Ann Lacia-Binay, wife of City Councilor Jejomar Erwin S. Binay, Jr.," a statement from the Makati City government said.
"Mrs. Binay, 29, passed away at 12:06 p.m. today at the Makati Medical Center , where she had been confined for more than a month due to a difficult pregnancy," it stated.
"Ken-ken", as she was fondly called by her loved ones and friends, is survived by her children - Jejomarie Alexi, 6, Maria Isabel, 3, and Jejomar III, 1, the statement said.
The statement added that the wake will be held at 8776 Banuyo cor. Santol St., San Antonio Village, Makati City.