Baldemar Silva, Sr., 77, went to be with our Lord on Friday, August 08, 2014. He was born on March 06, 1937 in Robstown, Texas to Guillermo and Dorcas Pruneda Silva. He was a Catholic and a lifelong resident of Robstown. He retired from the Robstown Independent District after many years of service. Baldemar was also a member of the Senior Citizens Center and he will be dearly missed.

He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Juanita Silva; and his brother, ruben Silva.

He is survived by his children, Diana Zaragoza, Baldemar Silva, Jr. (Norma) Norma Flores, Velma Moreno (Tomas) Marcos Silva (Tammy), Sandy Rivera (Frank), and Rene Silva (Laura); three brothers, Efrain Silva, Richard Silva and Guillermo Silva; his four sisters, Noemi Vasquez, Ruth Negrete, Aida Hasting, and Dora Silva. He was also blessed with 22 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

A rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Monday, August 11, 2014 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Robstown, Texas. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.

Arrangements Entrusted to: Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.