Rachel Johns, 83, of Newton died Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, at Skiff Medical Center under the care of Skiff Hospice in Newton.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Rachel will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Newton, with Father William Reynolds and Deacon Dan Goetz officiating. A visitation with the family will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the church. Pence-Reese Funeral Home in Newton has been entrusted with the arrangements. Memorials are being designated to American Cancer Society or Skiff Hospice.
Rachel, the daughter of Jose and Conception (Cavazos) Galvan, was born Dec. 3, 1930, in San Antonio, Texas. She graduated from the San Antonio Vocational and Technical School in 1948. She had been a telephone operator with Southwestern Bell in Texas.
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