Ruth Silva

Died: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018

Celebration of Life

12:00 PM Sat., Mar. 03, 2018
Location: VFW Hall

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Ruth Ellen Bruner Silva, 56, of Pendleton passed away on February 21, 2018 after a long courageous battle with cancer.  Ruth was born on January 31, 1962 in Los Angeles, Calfornia to Kenneth and Dolores (Heide) Bruner.   

Ruth was a strong, hard working woman. She worked for Umatilla County Human Services and loved her job.  Ruth loved and lived for her four children and eight grandchildren.

She has left behind her husband, Ed Silva of Mexico; sons; Joshua Zapporolli of Claremont, CA and Edward Silva of Pendleton, daughters; Cristina Torres of Kennewick, WA and Tracey Silva of Pendleton, granddaughters; Dezi Zapporolli and Riley Johnson, grandsons; Gabriel Torres, Cristian Torres, Elijah Torres, Dominic Silva, Hunter Silva and Blake Morgan, mother; Dolores Bruner, brothers; Kenneth Bruner, David Bruner and Stephen Bruner, sisters; Donna Kellmer, Diana Bartholomew, Mary Murphy, Jennifer Cox and Sharon Devine and many other relatives and friends.

A Celebration of her life will be held at the VFW Building 1221 SE Court Place in Pendleton on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 12:00PM.

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Sharon Devine
   Posted Tue February 27, 2018
All of you are in my thoughts and prayers. I will miss her everyday. I am taking comfort in the knowledge that she is with Peggy.Peggy came and walked with her so that she could have a peaceful transition. Hugs and love.

Diana Bartholomew
   Posted Tue February 27, 2018
I will miss you Roo Roo. You will be forever in my heart. It is comforting to know that you are at peace and with Peggy now.

Barb, Amber, Shane, Laurel, Mindyn and Debra
   Posted Tue February 27, 2018
Please accept our sympathy at the passing of Ruth. Ruth was bright and courageous person, it was sad to hear she lost a hard fought battle with cancer. Although we hate to lose her, we are glad she didn't have to suffer any longer. Please accept our warmest sympathy. Our thoughts and prayers are with Ruth’s family who must now accept this sudden reality. I hope good memories can help ease the pain of this loss.

Sandy Jan
   Posted Tue February 27, 2018
I am so sad for all of the loved ones Ruth left behind. We will all miss her forever until we meet again in Heaven. She was a great friend, fun co-worker (many many years ago) and a very special strong and courageous lady. May God bless and comfort everyone who mourns for her. Especially her sister Mary (my best friend forever) who took care of her so lovingly - we should all be so lucky to have someone care for us like Mary did for her sister.

Richard Judge
   Posted Wed February 28, 2018
Dear Silva and Bruner families, I am so sorry for your loss.

Vickie Richter
   Posted Sat March 03, 2018
Prayers for Silva and Bruner Families. Heartfelt sympathy for your loss. So so sorry. May God keep watch over you all as he welcomes Ruth into his loving kingdom.

Lorie Long
   Posted Sat March 03, 2018
My deepest sympathy to you all...
Im so very sorry for your loss ...
May God comfort you at this very sad time...
Be happy, she is now up there with Dad and Peggy ...
I love you all very much..

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