August 18, 1930, in the province of Davao on the big Island
of Mindanao, located in the southern
Phillipines which is about 600 air miles south of Manila,a boy was born at the MissionHospital
and became the second child to join his parents Dr. and Mrs. Godofredo S.
Cirineo.The baby boy was christened and
baptized with the namesake of his father asGodofredo, Jr. and was called Junior by those who took care of him and
who knew him.