PN MP Frederick Azzopardi passes away

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Partit Nazzjonalista MP Frederick Azzopardi (71) passed away on Saturday night.

Azzopardi was married to Carmen, and together they had three children.

He worked in the public service between 1969 and 1998. In 1997 he was elected deputy mayor of Victoria.

Azzopardi who was elected to parliament for the first time in 1998 and was re-elected in every election following that, served as the Government Deputy Whip and Parliamentary Assistant in the Ministry of Gozo.

Condolences pour in on social media

Writing on Facebook, Partit Nazzjonalista leader and Opposition leader Bernard Grech offered his condolences to Azzopardi’s family.

He described Azzopardi as a politician who prioritised the wellbeing of the Gozitan community in his work.

In a statement signed by Deputy PN leader David Agius, Opposition Whip Robert Cutajar and the party’s secretary general Francis Zammit Dimech, Partit Nazzjonalista said that Azzopardi would always be remembered as a “great gentleman”.

Insellem il-memorja ta’ Frederick Azzopardi li għadda għall-ħajja ta’ dejjem illejla.Frederick kien eżempju ta’ kif…

Posted by Bernard Grech on Saturday, October 17, 2020

Strieh fis sliem habib. Grazzi ta dak kollu li ghallimtni. gentlom ta veru

Posted by Beppe Fenech Adami on Saturday, October 17, 2020

Għadni kif ħadt aħbar kerha, hekk kif tlifna kollega u ħabib. Frederick Azzopardi, strieh fis-sliem. Kondoljanzi minn qalbi lill-familja kollha.

Posted by David Casa on Saturday, October 17, 2020

Insellimlek Fredrick. Ghalkemm gejjin minn kamp politiku oppost dejjem kellna rispett reciproku kbir. Strieh fis-sliem. Ghawdex qed jibkik.Kondoljanzi lil Carmen u lill-familja kollha.

Posted by Justyne Caruana on Saturday, October 17, 2020
https://www.facebook.com/photo?fbid=10157896439432523&set=a.10150670740497523
 

A lovely man, a gentleman, a friend.
Rest In Peace my friend and take care of your amazing family, take care of us all.
Arrivederci!!!

Posted by Karl Gouder on Saturday, October 17, 2020

Strieh fis-Sliem tal-Missier Etern ghaziz habib, kollega u gentlom ta’ veru.
Insellimlek minn qalbi u nirringrazzjak…

Posted by Alex Perici Calascione on Saturday, October 17, 2020