Full Name: Florencia Estrera
Date of Death: Friday, January 14, 2022
Florencia R. Estrera, born October 27, 1934.
Passed away on January 14, 2022.
Florencia was the former Chief Nurse of the Bohol Provincial Hospital in the Philippines. She then became the first Dean of the College of Nursing of the University of Bohol. She pioneered nursing programs both graduate and baccalaureate degrees. She also created the nursing syllabus for physicians in the Philippines who wished to become nurses. Florencia then created another pathway for graduates of other degrees to transfer into the nursing program, giving them the opportunity to meet their career goals. Florencia is instrumental in the preparation of nurses i the pipeline who are caring for the sick and vulnerable. She inspired her children, grandchildren, nieces, in-laws, and relatives to go into nursing.
Florencia is predeceased by her husband, Antonio Estrera and son, Nelson Estrera.
They are survived by Dennis, Helen, Alma, Miriam, Grace, and Rowena. Grandchildren Tom Anthony, Meja Flor, Aurora Regine, William, Nicholas, Ian Claire, Gene Joanne, Ana Margarita , Michael Christopher, Gene Mariel, Grace Nicole, Nel Anthony Caesar, Vanessa Rae, Kristal Sky, And Florence. Great grandkids (US/AU) Abigail, Isabella, Sidney, Charlotte, Mia, Xairylle Anne, Samantha, Katherine, Justine Angela, Grazelle Anne. Also In-laws William, Oliver, Marco, Keith, Liz, Dina, Michael, Gemma, Rheza.