Dr. Claro M. Cinco Passes Away; was 1988 Recipient of WCO International Optometrist Award

Dr. Claro M. Cinco Passes Away; was 1988 Recipient of WCO International Optometrist Award

Dr. Claro M. Cinco has passed away on October 21, 2017. Dr. Cinco was a well known leader in Philippine Optometry for many years, and the 1988 recipient of the WCO international optometrist award. Please join us as we extend our deepest sympathy to Dr. Cinco’s family, friends and professional associates in the Philippines and around the world.

Dr. Cinco was the President of the Optometric Association of the Philippines (1970-71, 1999-2000), and a member of the American Optometric Association for almost 50 years. He was also an internationally known author and speaker, and will surely be missed.

In honour of Dr. Cinco, the wake will be held at Our Lady of China Chapel next to the Sacred Heart Church, D. Jakosalem St., Cebu City, Philippines. The interment mass will be held at the Carmelite Church in Mabolo on Wednesday, October 25, 2017.