Vicente Silva-Barragan

Vicente Silva-Barragan of Forks, Washington, passed away at Forks Community Hospital on Thursday, April 18, 2013. He was 72.

Vicente was born February 27, 1941, in Arteaga, Michoacán Mexico to Jesus and Elodia (Barragan) Silva.

He was a member of St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Forks. He enjoyed volleyball and spending time with his family.

Vicente is survived by his loving wife, Maria Elena Silva of the family home; nine sons, Vicente, Joel, Juan, Tony, Vicente, Jaime Jose, Jesus and Martin Silva; six daughters, Susi, Maribel, Lorena, Deisy, Guadalupe and Blanca Silva; brother, Alvaro and sisters, Pilar and Maria Silva; 19 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Cruz and Gildardo Silva and sisters, Eloisa and Rita Silva.

An all-night vigil will take place at St. Mary Catholic Church located at 306 E. Third St. in Aberdeen from 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 25th to 8:00 a.m. Friday morning followed by an 8:30 funeral mass. Burial will take place in Arteaga Michoacán, Mexico.

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