LOOK: Mommy D's 69th birthday celebration

Cheyenne Mangompit, ABS-CBN News

Posted at May 16 2018 01:19 AM

Dionisia Pacquiao blows the candles on her birthday cake. Cheyenne Mangompit, ABS-CBN News

GENERAL SANTOS CITY – Dionisia Pacquiao, the mother of boxer-turned-senator Manny Pacquiao, celebrated her 69th birthday on Tuesday.

Mrs. Pacquiao, fondly called Mommy D, held her birthday party at Mt. Sabrina Resort in General Santos City.

She wore a red gown and was escorted by her boyfriend Michael Yamson.

Dionisia Pacquiao and her boyfriend Michael Yamson on the stage during her 69th birthday celebration. Cheyenne Mangompit, ABS-CBN News

The Pacquiao siblings and her grandchildren were present at the party.

The boxing champ, however, was not able to attend her party because of prior commitments at the Senate.

He earlier gave his mother a brand new van as a gift.