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PHILLIPINES (KSDK) - A sad occasion turned into a shockingly joyous one in the Phillipines Saturday.

Family and friends gathered to bury a 3-year-old girl when the child suddenly regained consciousness and astounded family members during the service. According to an article on Vamshare, the girl had been declared dead for 24 hours prior to her funeral.

The family had taken the child to the church of Aurora, Zamboanga del Sur, Phillipines for the priest to administer the last sacrament.

In the video, you see the father pick the child up and leave with her as the family follows closely behind.

The Philippine Star reported on the incident.

See the video below.

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