7 days Angles City retail pioneer Johnny Uy dies at 98 Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- Johnny Uy, a Pampanga business icon and philanthropist who founded the oldest supermarket in Angeles City, died on Monday of natural causes, his nephew Dennis Anthony H. Uy of broadband services provider Converge ICT Solutions said. He was 98 years old. Known affectionately as Tatang Johnny, Uy was the founder of Johnny's Supermarket, which was already a thriving business when Angeles became a charted city in the early 1960s. "When you talk of Angeles, the first person they will equate this to is Tatang Johnny," Dennis Uy told the Inquirer. "He is the epitome, nay, the sum ... more