Silvestre C. Sepulveda

December 31, 1931April 2, 2018
Play Tribute Movie Play Tribute Movie

Silvestre “Guero” C. Sepulveda, age 86, Our Hero, Great Role Model and Hard Working long life resident of Anthony, NM passed away peacefully in Las Cruces, NM on Monday, April 2, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. Silvestre was born on December 31, 1931 in Anthony, NM to Jose Garza Sepulveda and Julia Cruz Rivera. He served his country honorably in the United States Army. He worked at the Department of Defense at Fort Bliss and La Tuna Bureau of Corrections and also worked with the Gadsden Independent School District. He was a life time active member of the Veterans of Foreign War Post #4384 in Anthony, NM.

Those left to mourn his passing include his loving wife of 66 years, Rosa Sanchez Sepulveda. Daughters, Selma, Sylvia, Sally, Rachel, Rebecca, Roberta and Son, Robert. Other survivors include nine grandchildren, and three great-grand children as well as Brothers Melquiades Sepulveda and Frank C. Rivera and one sister Irene McDonald. Silvestre is preceded in death by his Father, Jose Garza Sepulveda, Mother, Julia C. Rivera, Brother, Issac Sepulveda and Sister, Lucy Lugo and Great Granddaughter Neveah. Visitation for Mr. Sepulveda will be on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 from 9-11am at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Funeral Mass will begin at 11am at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Procession will immediately follow to Fort Bliss National Cemetery with Military Honors. Serving as casket bearers will consist of family members.

The Sepulveda Family would like to Thank All those involved in his care during his long term illness.


  • Rosa Sepulveda, Wife
  • Selma Sepulveda, Daughter
  • Sylvia Sepulveda, Daughter
  • Robert Sepulveda, Son
  • Sally Sepulveda, Daughter
  • Rachel Sepulveda, Daughter
  • Rebecca Sepulveda, Daughter
  • Roberta Sepulveda, Daughter
  • Melquiades Sepulveda, Brother
  • Frank Rivera, Brother
  • Isaac Sepulveda, Brother
  • Irene McDonald, Sister
  • Lucy Lugo, Sister
  • Mr. Sepulveda also leaves 9 grandchildren and4 great grandchildren to cherish her memory.


  • Visitation Wednesday, April 11, 2018
  • Funeral Mass Wednesday, April 11, 2018
  • Interment Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Silvestre C. Sepulveda

have a memory or condolence to add?

Debbie and Mario Venegas

April 10, 2018

Sylvia and Sepulveda Family,

Although these words are few our sympathy is sincere; Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the entire Sepulveda Family. Your loss is shared by many who knew your father well. So caring thoughts are with you all much more than words can express. May you feel the strength of God, as we hold you and your family close in prayer and may God provide comfort and peace to get you and your family through the days ahead.

Sincerest Sympathy,

Debbie and Mario Venegas, Odessa TX

Diana Jaquez Medina

April 8, 2018

Dear Rosa and Family,
I am so sorry to hear of your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Diana Jaquez Medina

Lupe Lugo Loera

April 8, 2018

Our deepest and most sincere condolences to all the family. May God give you peace and always be with you and yours. We will always remember Silvestre "Guero" Sepulveda, he was a very kind and a wonderful person. May he rest in peace.
Arturo & Lupe Lugo Loera

Irma Gomez

April 5, 2018

May Mr. Sepulveda be partaking at the Lord's table and may he rest in peace. All the choirs of angels have welcomed him home. My most deepest and sincere condolences to all the family. Blessings to your mom and each one of you.

Jessie Murillo

April 4, 2018

I was one of the lucky one who lived by when he had the gas station was a very nice man and friend to my dad May you rest in peace and God bless you.