WATCH: Yassi, Issa celebrate father’s life on final night of wake


Posted at Feb 18 2020 10:15 PM | Updated as of Feb 19 2020 12:53 PM

MANILA — Celebrity sisters Yassi and Issa Pressman opted for an upbeat song to close the final night of their late father’s wake, as a way of celebrating his life.


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On Instagram on Tuesday, Yassi shared a video recorded during the recent wake of Ronnie Pressman, who died aged 90 last February 6.

In the video, the Pressman sisters are seen surrounded by other family members and close friends, as they exchange hugs and clap along to the pop hit “We Are Family”.

In its caption, Yassi wrote:

“Carry on, He said.
Be Strong, He said.
Stay Happy, He said.
Always Celebrate Life, & value the People you love, He said.
Love u Forever.”


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Ronnie was a lover of music and enjoyed dancing, according to Yassi and Issa’s recollections about their father. The sisters take after him in terms of talent, as they’ve both dabbled in dancing aside from acting (Yassi) and modeling (Issa).