Debhora Silva |

Debhora Silva

Debhora Anne Silva (Johnson) of Smartsville died Thursday, April 6 in Olympia, Wash. She was 43.

Graveside services are at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Smartsville Catholic Cemetery in Smartsville.

She was born June 16, 1963, in San Jose to Louis John Silva Sr. and Erna-Jeanne (EJ) Silva.

A graduate of Marysville High School, she was a teacher at the Oster School for the Deaf and Hearing Impaired. She was a member of the Drewieds in San Jose and 4-H in Smartsville. She also volunteered for the Smartsville Cemetery District. She enjoyed stamping as a hobby.

She is survived by her sisters, Karen Silva-Chisholm and Leanna Poe-Beam, brother, Louis John Silva Jr., all of Smartsville; father, Louis John Silva Sr. of Washington; and eight nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her mother Erna-Jeanne Silva.

Memorial contributions can be made to any cancer organization.

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