May 26, 1981 – April 3, 2019
Erica Starr Rivera has gone to be with her Lord. She passed peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday April 3, 2019 in Dallas, Texas at the age of 37. Erica was born on May 26, 1981 in Ada, Oklahoma. She was a life-long resident of Dallas,TX. where she grew up surrounded by her family and friends. Erica had the most beautiful smile and the biggest brown eyes that could brighten up any day. She was a sensitive soul who loved to spend time with her family. Erica is survived by her wonderful children; Wesley Lynn Ruiz Jr., Eric Daimon Ruiz, and Aliana Victoria Starr Castillo; father, Willie David Rivera; sisters, Cynthia Nuncio, Dana Rivera, Melonie Rivera, Ashley Rivera; brother, Willie David Rivera II and a host of nieces and nephews. Erica is preceded in death by her mother, Patricia Rivera; sister, Catherine Navarro; uncle, Marcus Rivera; grandmother, Bonnie Culberson and grandfather Willie Rivera. Visitation will be Thursday, April 11, 2019 from 6pm to 8pm and Funeral Services will be held Friday, April 12, 2019 at 2pm. Grove Hill Funeral Home 3920 Samuell Blvd. Dallas, TX 75228. All are welcomed to attend and celebrate Erica's life. The family would like to give a special thanks to David Yarborough, Chanda and the Grove Hill Family.
- Visitation Thursday, April 11, 2019
- Funeral Service Friday, April 12, 2019
- Committal Service Friday, April 12, 2019