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    Mrs. McCalley


Funeral service for Darla Mae (Galban) McCalley, 65, of Rockdale are scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday, April 13, 2019, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale with Pastor Mike Zapata offi ciating.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, April 12, at the funeral home.

Mrs. McCalley died Sunday, April 7, at UT East Hospital in Tyler.

She was born Feb. 2, 1954, in Pueblo, Colorado, to Placido and Mary Ellen (DeSantos) Galban.

Mrs. McCalley started work with Southwestern Bell as a telephone operator and retired as a supervisor over telephone operators. She later worked for Hayes County Appraisal District and retired from there.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, John Anthony Gal-ban; and a sister, Rosalinda Galban.

Survivors are her husband, Steven McCalley of Grapeland; two daughters, Marie Elena Castillo and husband Tony of Rockdale, Veronica Guzman of Rock-dale; two sons, Rafael Guzman II and wife Marina of Austin, Jose Guzman of Round Rock; four grandchildren, Michael Galban Arzola, Gavin Guzman, Emily Faith Arzola and Briella Guzman; a great-grandson, Noah Berton; three sisters, Ann Galban of Allen, Lydia Arrendendo of McKinney, Amy Mullaney of Laurel, Montana; and a brother, Fernando Galban of McKinney.

Rockdale Reporter

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