LOOK: Mall of Asia globe lights up for ‘Tatang’ Henry Sy


Posted at Jan 23 2019 09:37 PM | Updated as of Jan 24 2019 07:31 PM

MANILA—The globe landmark at SM Mall of Asia on Wednesday lit up to pay respects to Henry Sy Sr., the company's founder who died Saturday.

The message on the globe read: "Thank you Tatang!" "Tatang" is a term of endearment by which his children called the Sy.

Wednesday, January 23, is the last day of the public viewing of Sy Sr.'s remains. The interment is scheduled on Thursday.

In lieu of flowers, the Sy family will accept donations to the SM Foundation.

SM Supermalls also uploaded a tribute video using the hashtag, #ThankYouTatang