Musician Eddie Munji III died of a heart attack around 7 in the evening Sunday at Queen Mary Help of Christians Hospital in Cardona, Rizal.
Munji's niece confirmed his death through her Twitter account Sunday: "Kindly include my uncle, Eddie Munji in your prayers tonight. He joined our Creator at 7pm today. Thank you!"
Jim Paredes, Munji's friend, first tweeted last November 17 that Munji is in coma. He was found unconscious due to a massive stroke. Few hours after the passing of Munji, Paredes, through his Twitter account @Jimparedes
"Eddie Munji III, arranger/musician & a great friend joined his Creator.. Will miss you Ed. Big Hugs. Thanks for the music... I am devastated. feel a great loss. Eddie made great arrangements for APO. He was also a dear friend. Love you Ed... Eddie arranged Handog ng Pilipino sa Mundo, Panalangin, Siyota ng iba, Siyotang pa-class, Lumang Tugtugin, Salawikain, and many more..."
Other personalities and netizens pay their respects to Eddie Munji through social networking site Twitter.
Details of the wake are still to be confirmed.