Macario ‘Boy’ Asistio Jr. died on February 6, 2017.
He was the Mayor of Caloocan, a city in Metro Manila region of Philippines, from 1980 to 1986.
Asistio was reelected for the port in 1988 till 1995.
He unsuccessfully contested the elections again in 2013 and 2016.
He was married to actress Veronica Jones.
Together, they have a daughter.
Boy and his partner Actress Nadia Montenegro had five children together, including actress Ynna Asistio.
He had suffered from sleep apnea in June 2013 and was admitted to hospital.
He died at the Metro Antipolo Hospital and Medical Center.
Asistio was in a coma and admitted to the intensive care unit.
Boy Asistio passed away at 80 years old.