Dolphy died of multiple organ failure on July 10, 2012 at the Makati Medical Center where he was being treated for pneumonia.
He was diagnosed with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) in 2009 and pneumonia is one of the complications of the disease.
The remains of Dolphy (born Rodolfo Quizon) was first brought to the Heritage Memorial Park in Taguig City where no public viewing was allowed.
Fans of the comedian, however, will be able to pay their respects starting 1 PM of July 11 at the ABS-CBN Dolphy Theater where his remains was transferred for public viewing. He will be there until 3 AM of July 12.
He will then be brought back to Heritage Memorial Park where public viewing will be allowed from July 12 to July 14, from 8 AM to 3 PM only.
He will be laid to rest on Sunday, July 15, 2012.
Public viewing at ABS-CBN's Dolphy Theater has been delayed to 9 PM, instead of 1 PM of July 11.