Delia Gonzales Silva
February 20, 1946  -  August 31, 2018

Delia Gonzales Silva

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RushingEstesKnowles Mortuary
220 S. Getty St.
Uvalde, TX  78801
Sunday, September 2, 2018
5:00 PM
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Funeral Service
Church of Christ
200 E. Garden
Uvalde, TX  78801
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
10:00 AM
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Prayer Service
RushingEstesKnowles Mortuary
220 S. Getty St.
Uvalde, TX  78801
Monday, September 3, 2018
7;00 PM
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Hillcrest Cemetery
1300 W. Main
Uvalde, TX  78801
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Delia Gonzales Silva of Uvalde, passed away on August 31, 2018 at the age of 72. She was born on February 20, 1946 in Uvalde, Texas to Maximiliano and Manuela (Minor) Gonzales. She married Tommy Silva in Uvalde on July 8, 1963. Delia is survived by two daughters, Theresa S. Rodriguez and husband, Edward of San Antonio and Pauline Garcia and husband Marco of Uvalde; two sons, Tommy Silva III and wife Maria of Seguin and George Silva and wife Laura of Uvalde; two brothers, Maximiliano Gonzales and wife Rosalinda of Uvalde and Arnulfo Gonzales and wife Esperanza of Knippa. 19 grandchildren: Andrea M. Garcia, Ramon S. Rios Jr, Roseanna Silva, Kristine S. Rodriguez, Kathleen Rodriguez, Crystale S. Rodriguez, Edward S. Rodriguez, Jr., George Silva, Steven Silva, Dillon Silva, Samantha Silva, Jasmine Silva, Tommy R. Silva, IV., Christopher Silva, Maximiliano Silva, Georgina Silva, Daniel Silva, Kimberly Silva and 31 great-grandchildren, sisters-in-laws; Minerva Gonzales of Uvalde and Teresa Rocha and husband Francisco of Yuma, Arizona and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents; sister, Eva S. Monarrez; son, John P. Silva and brothers, Joe Valente Gonzales and Cristobal Gonzales.
Funeral services will held on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 10:00 am at Church of Christ with interment to follow at Hillcrest Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Samantha Silva, John Silva Jr., Matthew Rios, Edward Rodriguez Jr., Crystale Rodriguez, Kimberly Silva, George Silva Jr., Steven Silva, Dillon Silva, Christopher Silva, Johnny Minor and Francisco Rocha Jr.


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  2. Tranquilino Martinez
    Del Rio, TX

    Our condolences and deepest sympathy to the family of Delia Gonzales Silva and especially to Pauline whom we've known since she was a college roommate with my daughter and a very good friend. Also to her husband Marco who was always involved.

    God Bless you all.

    Tranquilino and Grace Martinez

  3. Cruz & Juanita Santos
    uvalde, TX

    Our condolences to the Silva Family our thoughts and prayers are with the family.


    Mr.&Mrs. Cruz Santos

  4. Richard Garcia (Reyna)
    San Antonio, TX

    My dear sweet cousin Delia, you have been such a wonderful positive person to us all. As well as loved by us and everyone you touched. your memory will forever be engraved in my heart. The Lord has decided it was time for you to enter his kingdom in Heaven. We will always cherish your laughter and kindness you always had for all of us. The pain is gone now, Delia, and you will now be able to rejoice in the glory of God. I will miss you as I miss your Tommy and Eva; your parents, and mine. I love you Delia and all your wonderful kinfolk, no matter where they may be. Peace love and glory in God and hopefully my heart ache for you and the entire Silva familia will subside,but my love will always be with you. love cousin Richard.

  5. Odie Ybarra
    Norfolk, NE

    My condolences to the family! I met Delia at Amistad when I started out as a CNA. She was a very nice lady to me and her other Co workers including the residents she took care of. May she Rest in peace. I am sure the Lord received her with open arms!

  6. Theresa Silva Rocha
    Yuma, AZ

    I will never say goodbye to my loving sister . Because I will see you again my love .You are now in your eternal resting place being loved by our Lord . You are with my brother Tommy , and your family , Eva ,and all who love you . You were always the most perfect sister. You were like a mentor , always with the greatest and best advice. Your love for me was that of a mother .I will miss you , but , you are always going to be in my heart . I am going to love you forever my love .
    Your loving sister, Theresa Silva Rocha

  7. Roseanna Silva
    Dallas, TX

    My Dear Sweet Grandma D. U Will Always and Forever Be In Our Hearts. The Hardest part is being far away and not able to make it but I was able to say my good byes before you pasted over to the New Life.U Tuaght us that no matter how sick you can be U Can Still live Life As If There Was No Pain. Thank You For All the Love you gave Us as I Sit Here In Tears I Know God Won An Angel Who will Forever Wtch Over Us From Above. Until We Meet Again. "Your Wings Were Ready To Fly But My Heart Wasnt Ready To Say Good Bye"

    Te Quiero Mucho y Te Voy Extranar Siempre

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