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Lilia Cuntapay of PHL horror film series dies at 80

Actress Lilia Cuntapay, most known for her role in Filipino horror film series "Shake Rattle and Roll," died early Saturday morning.

Citing Cuntapay's son Gilmore, GMA News stringer Dennis Alipio said the actress passed away at 6 a.m. in the house.

Gilmore was quoted as saying that he went last night to the nearby health center to ask for help as his mother was suffering from too much pain.

Midwifes from the rural health unit in Pinili, Ilocos Norte, came to help her. But early Saturday morning the actress died.

She would have been 81 this coming September 16. — LBG, GMA News