MANILA – Marjorie Barretto took to social media to share her birthday message for her only son Leon, who turned 17 on Tuesday, April 2.
In an Instagram post, Barretto expressed love for her son, as she posted a clip showing photos of Leon and their family.
“I know this birthday is so different from all the other, but we have more reason to celebrate today. We all know now how life is short and the world is unpredictable, and everyday that we wake up is enough reason to be grateful. You're blessed you get to celebrate another year in your life. We wont be able to to spend this day with your other siblings, but you know how much they all love you. Thank you, Kuya for being so easy to raise. So easy to love, such a fine boy. I'm so proud of you! Today i promise to cook all your favorites! I love you, Leon! Very much!” Barretto wrote in the caption.
Leon is Barretto's son with former husband, actor-comedian Dennis Padilla.