On January 25, Nicolas Silva peacefully passed away at the age of 80.
Mr. Silva, born on October 26, 1940, was a resident of Watsonville, where he lived for more than 40 years. He enjoyed pan dulce, Starbucks, and watching Antonio Aguilar movies.
Mr. Silva is preceded in death by his dear wife Osvalda Gonzalez and by his parents, Amalia and Miguel Silva. He is also preceded in death by his brothers, Crescensio and Federico.
Mr. Silva is survived by many family members including his five children, Lupe, Nicolas, Manuel, Rosario, and Guille; and by his three sisters, Rosa, Carolina, and Josefina. He is also survived by eighteen grandchildren, Greg, Miguel Angel, Gaby, Miguel, Josue, Esai, Alexis, Luisa, Jose, Vanessa, Adrian, Alexia, Rosario, Alonzo, Christy, Ariana, Angel, and Aniah; and his nine great-grandchildren, Jacquie, Sabrina, Nereyda, Lilly, Jose, Aria, Mateo, Adilene, and Anali. His family will miss him very much.
A visitation service for Mr. Silva’s family and friends will be held on Thursday, February 11th from 5:00-9:00pm at Ave Maria Memorial Chapel in Watsonville. A funeral mass will be celebrated at Valley Catholic Church the following morning on February 12th at 10:00AM with the burial to follow at Valley Public Cemetery, Watsonville.