Rudolfo B. Silva “Rudy Garza”, 53, of Fremont, OH passed away at home surrounded by his family on Monday, January 23, 2017. He was born on October 12, 1963 in Fremont, to Emilie (Garza) Silva.
Rudy married Ella Everetts on February, 14th in Florida and she survives. He owned and operated Garza Construction, Inc. since 1998. Rudy worked for the Carpenters Union Local 480 repairing bridges. He had also worked for Davis Bessie Nuclear Plant.
Rudy was a member of The Father’s House of Ohio Ministries in Fremont. He was also a member of the Fremont Eagles and the Sandusky County Chamber of Commerce. He enjoyed working in his shop where he had employees whom he considered family, building dump trucks and other large heavy equipment vehicles. Rudy loved spending time with his family and helping those around him.
Rudy is survived by his wife, Ella Silva, Fremont, OH; children, Chris Silva, Crystal Turpin and Felicia Silva, all of Fremont; Raul Badillo, Jr., Fostoria, OH, Candie (Johnny) De La Cruz, Norwalk, OH, Carmella Badillo, Joey Trolio and Tim Trimble, all of Fremont; siblings, Alberto “Moose” (Betty) Silva, Green Springs, OH, Concilia “Connie” (Donald) Stebel, Cuyahoga Falls, OH, Thelmalia “Tammy” (Abby) Silva, Fremont, OH; grandchildren, Marcus, Arianna, Aubriel, Ciri, Jaslynai and Greyson.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Emilie Silva and niece, Amanda Hanover.
Visitation: Friday from 2 – 4 pm and 6 – 8 pm at Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory, 425 E. State St, Fremont, OH.
Service: Saturday, January 28, 2017, 10:30 am at the funeral home with Bishop Robert D. Everetts officiating.
Burial: Greenlawn Memory Gardens, Clyde, OH
Memorials: To the family