Sunday, July 15, 2012
MARYLAND FIL-AM'S BODY FISHED OUT OF POTOMAC RIVER
The mystery of a body fished out the Potomac River last July 6 was solved when it was finally identified as that of a 59-year-old Filipino from
Grace Valera, co-executive directors of the Migrant Heritage Commission (MHC), identified the man as Rodolfo “Rudy” Concepcion, a long-time member of the Catholic charismatic group El Shaddai and a resident of
. Kensington, Maryland
“His friends and family member got worried when he did not return home last July 4,” she said in an email appeal.
In reportedly left his home alone on the evening of July 4 and was the last his relatives saw him.
His car was found abandoned by State Police.
She said the police was still looking into
Concepcion’s cause of death.
“Please pray for the repose of his soul,” she said in the email message.
His remains were brought to the Rendon Hale Funeral Homes along
Annapolis Road in Lanham, MD.
“Rudy has been unemployed for the last 3 years and is therefore bereft of funds to meet repatriation expenses,”
She explained that
wife is a domestic worker who did not have regular hours and was employed only