Jovita "Inang" Layug, age 84, of Talavera, Nueva Ecija, Philippines passed away on the 24th of January 2020 in New York City. Jovita is survived by her daughters: Ana, Susanna and husband Percival, Lea and husband Raul, and Lana and husband Steve; by her daughter-in-law Elizabeth and husband Dave; by her grandchildren, EmmaLiza, Emson, Paula, Elaiza, Marcel, Emmanuel, Laureen, Dionner, Pamela, Moises, Kristina, Nikka, Ava Sophia, and Mhaira and husband Ian; by her great grandchildren Elijah Jericho, Alexa Jewel, and Yzzabella; by her nephew, Mario and wife Aurora. She is preceded by her husband, Juanito, and her son, Emmanuel. Visitation will be Friday, January 31 from 7-9PM and Saturday, February 1 from 4-8PM at Edward D. Lynch Funeral Home, Inc, 43-07 Queens Boulevard, Sunnyside, NY. Funeral Mass will be held on Monday, February 3rd at 10:00 AM at Queen of Angels Church, 44-04 Skillman Ave, Sunnyside, NY 11104. Cremation will be in Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village on Monday, February 3 at 11:30 am.