ROBSTOWN - Efrain Pruneda Silva, Sr., 78, went to be with our Lord on Monday, July 31, 2017. He was born on August 30, 1938 in Robstown, Texas to Guillermo and Dorcas Pruneda Silva. He was a loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather, great-great grandfather, brother, uncle and friend who will be deeply missed by all those that knew him.

He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Angelita Silva, and three brothers, Ruben Silva, Baldemar Silva, and David Silva.

He is survived by his seven children, Reymundo (Olga Guerrero) Garcia, Nelma (Marcus Hernandez) Silva, Esmeralda (Raymond Sanchez) Silva, Angie (Vicente Ysassi, Sr.) Silva, Efrain (Rachel Mejia) Silva, Belinda (Raul Dominguez) Silva, Noel (Monica Martinez) Silva, and Michael (Cassandra Perez) Silva whom he raised as his own; Two brothers, Ricardo (Paula) Silva, Guillermo “Willie” (Anna) Silva, Jr.; Four sisters, Dora Silva, Noemi (Antonio Vasquez) Silva, Ruth (Joe Negrete) Silva, and Aida (James Hastey) Silva. He was also blessed and adored by his 18 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and one great-great granddaughter, as well as, many other relatives and friends who loved him unconditionally.

A rosary was recited at 11 a.m. on Monday, August 7, 2017 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Mass was celebrated at 1 p.m. at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Robstown, Texas. Burial followed at Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.

Arrangements Entrusted to Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.