Sofia Balerio Silva 96, of Odessa, TX passed away on Saturday, October 7, 2017 in Midland, TX.
Sofia Balerio Silva was born in Nixon, TX. to Pedro Balerio and Maria Olibarez on March 10, 1921. She attended school in Nixon, TX. She married Luciano Silva in Stanton, TX.
Sofia Balerio Silva is preceded in death by Pedro Balerio and Maria Olibarez, parents; Manual Balerio, brother; Nieves Balerio, brother; Jesusa Morales, sister; Olga Gonzales, sister; and Lindsey Morales, great granddaughter.
Sofia Balerio Silva is survived by: son, Elias Morales and Mary of Odessa, TX; son, Robert Silva and Teresa of Odessa, TX; daughter, Valentina Ohlson and Gary of Puyallup, WA; son, Eliseo Silva of Chantilly, VA; sister, Francis Garcia of Rotan, TX; grandchildren: Jesse Morales and Helen of Springtown, TX; Elias Morales, Jr of Odessa, TX; Noe Morales and Susan of Odessa, TX; Rebecca Silva of McKinney, TX; Edith Silva of Lubbock, TX; Annette Gonzales and Frank of Greenwood, TX; Adam Silva of Odessa, TX; Chris Silva of Marfa, TX; Rihanna Ohlson and Sofia Ohlson of Puyallup, WA; great grandchildren: Melissa Martinez, Megan Morales Cummings, Crystal Morales, Joshua Morales, Brytton Bennett, Victoria Silva, Madison Gonzales, Madeline Gonzales, Elianna Silva-Mireles; and great great grandchild Cailyn Martinez.
Visitation will be at 4:00 PM Sunday, October 8, 2017 and 9AM-9PM Monday, October 9, 2017 at Martinez Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:00AM, Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at Martinez Funeral Home with Cano Gonzales officiating. Burial will be at 2pm at Evergreen Cemetery in Stanton, TX
The family of Sofia Balerio Silva wishes to extend our sincere thanks to the nurses and staff at Senior Care Centers, and to the staff at Martinez Funeral Home of Odessa, TX.
I spent a lot of time with her in New Mexico and so enjoyed our visits. She always made sure we ate something before we left.
Margrete CortexCoshoma, TX
My condolences to the Silva family
Santos B Muñoz IIIOdessa, TX
As a child i always enjoyed going to Sofias house. She was like a grandmother to me and always had a smile on her face. I can still remember all the bottled cokes! Many fond memories that i have and will treasure. Prayers for all.
Norma MoralesMansfield, TX
Our condolences and prayes are with the family...May the Perpetual Light shine upon Tia, may she rest in peace..
Frank and Guadalupe Hernandez
Guadalupe Silva HernandezPoth, TX
I love you so much grandma and I'm happy I came to see you in June. I miss you and love you so much. I know your watching over me as an angel and I will see you again one day .
Rhianna ohlsonPuyallup, WA