Rachel Helen Hill died Dec. 9. She was 99.

Mrs. Hill was born July 24, 1913, in Ottawa, Kan. She married Joseph Hill in 1931 in Anselmo, Neb. She was a housewife, but also worked to provide nursing care at Mercy Hospital in Roseburg and Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Eugene.

She was preceded in death by her husband in 1994; and a son, Warren. She is survived by three sons, Robert, Eugene; Raymond, Thousand Palms, Calif.; and Edward, La Grande; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and 12 great-great-grandchildren.

A memorial Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 5, at St. Jude Church in Eugene.