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“You were a pillar to us” – daughter of former soldier who died in Marsaskala balcony fall

Mario Mifsud’s daughter, the former soldier who died yesterday in the Marsaskala balcony fall, paid tribute in a message to her father’s memory on the social media.

Writing on her Facebook page, Althea Mifsud described her father as a hard working man who always cared for his family, adding that he was frequently there to provide usefull and professional advice. She described him as her greatest friend.

Anthea Mifsud said her father faced every challenge ahead because he was full of courage and never lost heart, while thanking him for teaching her life’s values and for being a pillar to the family.

59-year old Mario Mifsud died after falling a storey-height from a residence balcony in Triq Ġebel in Marsaskala. He passed away eight days after he was admitted at Mater Dei’s ITU section.

His death brought various reactions, with former colleague describing him as a loved and respected man.