Dr. Orlando Apiado

May 15, 1939March 4, 2013
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Affectionately known as "Orly" or "Doc". Son of Romualda. Loving husband of Pilar. Beloved father of Eric (MayJen), Michelle and Orland.Dear brother of Thelma, Rebecca, Aurelia, Escolastico jr., Amelia, Antonio, Danilo and Yolanda. He was a loving mentor and counselor to family and friends.

Graduated from the University of the Philippines College of Medicine, class 0f 1962, where he was a member of the Mu Sigma Phi Fraternity. He was a dedicated cardiologist who initially opened a private practice in Forest Hills NY. He was instrumental in launching the Cardiac Critical Care Unit at LaGuardia Hospital. He opened a second office in Chinatown, NY eventually relocating his entire practice there, where he remained until he retired in 2003. A longtime member of the Executive Committee of Movement for a free Philippines (MFP). He was a passionate advocate for the Filipino people, defending their social and political rights and promoting economic development. He was a true modern renaissance man enjoying cooking, fishing, reading, writing and stimulating conversation with family and friends.


  • Visitation Wednesday, March 6, 2013
  • Visitation Wednesday, March 6, 2013
  • Visitation Thursday, March 7, 2013
  • Visitation Thursday, March 7, 2013

Dr. Orlando Apiado

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T Park

September 6, 2017

Taking a moment to remember him.

July 2, 2013

Condolence to the family. Orlando was my seatmate when we were in highschool at San Beda College.
We were together at the University of the Phils.- TONY MARTY HS 54 SBC

Brainard A. Tuazon

March 11, 2013

My heart goes out to you and the family that you've left behind. Thank you very much for your Service...Rest in peace.

March 7, 2013

May all the love that surrounds you give you strength especially at this time of bereavement.

Alex Apiado ( Chula Vista CA)

March 7, 2013

To Dr. Eric and Dr. Mayjen Apiado and families, my sincerest condolences for the loss of your father. Rest assured he is now joined with our Creator, pain free and safely home. May GOD comfort you in this time of sorrow, and may each day console you and brings you peace in your hearts in knowing he is now with our LORD. Rest in Peace Dr. Orlando Apiado. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Ricky Villa-Abrille Flores, Los Angeles, California

March 7, 2013

"Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of sorrow"

Aida Tuazon Tadeo (San Leandro CA)

Evelyn Tuazon Ferrer

March 7, 2013

You will always live in our hearts and prayers.

Loida Nicolas Lewis

March 6, 2013

He was relentless in fighting against dictatorship, oppression and violations of human rights. He is a true Hero, isang Bayaning Filipino.

Albert Tuazon

March 6, 2013

Our prayers and condolences to The Apiado Family. May you find the strength and courage during this time of sorrow. RIP Mng Orly!