Ex-DSWD Central Visayas director Geamala dies

FORMER director of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Central Visayas Rebecca P. Geamala passed away at 4 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2022 at the age of 60.

“She dedicated her life to serving the poor, vulnerable and disadvantaged people for more than 37 years with DSWD, which was then the Ministry of Social Services and Development,” the DSWD 7 said on its Facebook page Tuesday.

No cause of death was given.

Geamala served as regional director of the DSWD Field Office 7 from January 2019 to June 2022, the department said. /

Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting