Sadness and pain, but also a lot of love and many memories. Paz Padilla has given the last goodbye to her husband in Zahara de los Atunes at a funeral where she has been wrapped by those who love her and they loved Antonio. Her television colleagues traveled to Andalusia to be with her in this complicated farewell to the love of his life. Although she has always been discreet about her personal life (her husband’s illness was not in fact known to her peers), Paz has wanted to demonstrate how much she loved Antonio and she did so through a heartfelt message in one of the crowns of flowers that have accompanied his remains.
“Will you marry me? I love you ”some words that reflect the immense affection that there was between the couple, who married in 2016 after reuniting two decades after the relationship they had when they were just two teenagers. A movie love that will last in the memory of Paz and those who shared his happiness. The flowers that have accompanied the remains of Antonio Vidal to the cemetery have been tinged with a personal meaning Well, on another of the crowns you could read: “You smell like fairground cotton.” Anna, Paz’s daughter, has taken it, so who knows if it was a wink to some private family issue.
His daughter Anna, his great support
Lydia Lozano, the presenter’s partner, highlighted the strength of this, that He did not want to share with his friends the personal situation that he was going through. “It has been a very hard year, he told me, and that the last six months have been wonderful, that they have been very beautiful, that the farewell has been beautiful …” Lydia explained. “What a lesson he has taught us all … professionalism, love,” said Chelo García Cortés. Dozens of colleagues have sent a word of condolences to Paz, who last February also buried her mother.
Anna Ferrer, the great support of Paz Padilla in her most difficult year
Then Antonio and his daughter Anna, like his family, were his greatest supports. Anna has been held tight today at the doors of the church where the funeral has been held. She has become the person who supports her and will help her move forward. Antonio Vidal died last weekend at age 53 from his illness (a brain tumor).