Dorcas Pruneda Silva, 91, died Monday, June 23, 2008.

She was born May 24, 1917, in Robstown to Julian and Teodora Martinez Pruneda. She was a homemaker and a lifelong resident of Robstown.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Guillermo Silva Sr.; and a son, Ruben Silva.

Survivors include her children, Baldemar (the late Juanita) Silva, Efrain (Angelita) Silva, Ricardo (Paula) Silva, Willie (Ana) Silva, and Dora Silva, all of Robstown, Noemi (Antonio) Vasquez of Houston, Ruth (Joe) Negrete and Aide (James) Hastey, both of Corpus Christi; one special grandson, Guillermo Silva; and 57 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 25, in the Ramon Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 26, at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Interment followed in Robstown Memorial Park.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.