Nadia Montenegro’s partner Boy Asistio in coma; family ask for prayers

  • Nadia Montenegro asks for prayer for her ailing partner, Boy Asistio
  • Her children also took to Instagram to show their love for their father
  • The former Caloocan City mayor was rushed to the hospital following a cardiac arrest

MANILA, Philippines – Actress Nadia Montenegro and her family took to social media to ask for prayers for her partner, Macario ‘Boy’ Asistio, who is in critical condition and is currently confined at a private hospital in Quezon City.

The 80-year-old Asistio, a former Caloocan City Mayor, was rushed to the hospital last Wednesday, February 1, following a cardiac arrest. He has since slipped into coma, said Arnel Serrato in an article for

On Instagram, Nadia and daughter Ynna have asked for prayers for Asistio.

“The only thing I’m holding on to right now is my faith in God. I know you can make impossible things possible. I know it is only you who can make a miracle,” Ynna wrote.

Image from Alyanna’s Instagram post

“It feels so weird sleeping here in the hospital not having you in the same room not being able to check on you not being able to hug you, kiss you anytime since you’re isolated in a different room Daddy. Things are slowly sinking in and all I can do is pray for you because I know its the most powerful think that can heal you and that I can do,” the young actress added

Nadia also shared a photo of their “prayer warriors” which include members of the family.

“The BEST life can give you…are siblings you can hold on to in times you need someone to hang on to. Thank you Lord for this bunch of prayer warriors of Boy!” she said.

Meanwhile, Nadia’s other daughter Alyanna, said she already misses her dad and urged him to ‘keep holding on’.

“My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could ever give, he believed in me,” she wrote.