SONNY MENDOZA, veteran columnist of Davao City has died.
Mendoza for years wrote the column PERCEPTIONS which was published in several local Davao City dailies like Sunstar Davao and Mindanao Times and briefly the Durian Post weekly.
Before joining the Davao media scene, Mendoza worked for the National Media Production Center where he dablled in news reporting and television production.
He was a member of the Board of Directors of the Mindanao Press Foundation.
Mendoza died on Thursday after a lingering illness.