Our loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Isabel Fontes Silveira, returned to her heavenly home on September 5 at age 88. During her later life she resided in Hughson. She passed away at her eldest daughter’s home on Sunday, September 5, 2021, surrounded by loving family in her final hours.
Isabel is survived by her daughters; Phyllis Fatima Camboia (David) of Hughson; Isabel Silveira Pierce (Steve) of Turlock, Maria Fatima Doman (Robert) of Utah and Laurette Georgina Eslinger (Brent) of Utah. Isabel is also survived by 12 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Isabel was born in 1933, on the beautiful island of Sao Jorge, Acores to Isabel Silveira Alves and Jose Machado Fontes. Isabel was preceded in death by her spouse, Tiberio Faustino Silveira; her son Joe Faustino Silveira; nine brothers and six sisters.
A funeral mass for Isabel will be held Friday, September 24, 2021, at 10:00 AM at Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church, 2602 South Walnut Road, Turlock, CA 95380. (We kindly ask that COVID-19 Protocols are followed and masks are worn for those who attend the funeral service.)
Following the funeral mass, a committal service will take place at Turlock Memorial Park, 575 North Soderquist Road, Turlock, CA 95380.
Full obituary is available at Whitehurst-Norton-Dias Funeral Service at https://www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/turlock-ca/isabel-silveira-10342459