Raquel Lozano “Rachel” Malpass

September 14, 1931 - August 17, 2020
Raquel Lozano “Rachel” Malpass


Raquel Lozano “Rachel” Malpass, age 88 of Wilmington passed away Monday, August 17, 2020, at her home. She went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

Rachel was born in Mexico on September 14, 1931. She was the widow of Thomas D. Malpass, Sr who passed away on November 23, 2015, they were married for 58 years.

She was a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church at NorthChase. Rachel was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She worked hard to provide for her family with preparing meals every day until her passing. She and her late husband always had a vegetable garden to provide produce for her family and neighbors.

She is survived by five sons, Thomas Dudley Malpass, Jr. (Carolyn), William Grady Malpass, Arthur Glenn Malpass, Gerry Craig Malpass (Kay), and Randal Dean Malpass; grandchildren, Amy, Bethany, Bryan, Kevin, Kaila, Katie, Karlee, Alex, Samantha, and Elliot; her great-grandchildren; and her sister, Conception; brothers, Severo, Francisco, Arturo, Raul. Brother-in-law Gene Malpass (Betty), and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be at 3 pm Thursday August 20, 2020 at the graveside in Greenlawn Memorial Park.

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  • August 18, 2020
    Alene and Marvin Eaton says:
    Thomas,Grady,Arthur,Gerry and Randy, Marvin and I were so sorry to hear of Aunt Rachel's passing . She was a very sweet lady and she will be missed, WE have you all in our prayers and in our hearts !!!

  • August 18, 2020
    Betty Malpass says:
    Rachel has been my sister-in-law for over 60 years. We had a wonderful relationship with each other. We were the complete opposite. She was one of the the best. She helped me in a lot of ways. She was a very kind person and did not go for any foolishness. I loved he her a lot. Good-bye my sister and friend, until we meet again. Love Betty.

  • August 19, 2020
    Robert and Nina Prince says:
    So sorry for the loss of your mother. Keep the memories close to your heart.

  • August 19, 2020
    RAUL C LOZANO says:
    Due to the distance, there were few times we were able to spend time together but those times were always big celebrations full of happiness. I'm sorry for your loss. She will be lovingly remembered. My prayers will be with you all, cousins, nieces, and nephews.

  • August 20, 2020
    Bud & Sharon Braswell says:
    Bud and I are truly sorry for your loss. We would like to offer you and your family our deepest and most sincere condolences and may the soul of your love one rest in peace. May God wrap his arms around you and the entire family and give you peace