Whitehurst-Norton-Dias Funeral Service

286 West Main, Turlock, CA


Emilia Conceição Silva

September 22, 1922October 19, 2019

Emilia Conceição Silva, age 97, of Hilmar, California passed away on Saturday, October 19, 2019. She was born September 22, 1922 in Ribeirinha, Terceira, Açores to Maria C. Vieira and João N. Toste.

Emilia is survived by: daughter Teresa Matias (Joaquim) of Canada; daughter Fatima Dias of Winton; daughter Natalia Pedro (Manuel) of Hilmar; daughter Maria Emilia Silva of Modesto; son Manuel Silva (Fatima) of Santa Clara; son Joe C. Silva (Tina) of Hilmar; brother Manuel Toste of the Açores. Mrs. Silva also leaves thirteen grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren to honor her memory.

Emilia was preceded in death by her husband Celestina Silva on March 17, 2015 and her parents.

A visitation for Mrs. Emilia Conceição Silva will be held from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Monday, October 28, 2019 at Whitehurst-Norton-Dias Funeral Service: 286 W. Main Street, Turlock, California. A recitation of the rosary followed by a funeral mass will occur at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church: 8471 Cypress Street, Hilmar, California. She will be laid to rest after the services at N. Hilmar Cemetery District: 8710 N. Tegner Road, Hilmar, California.

Services for Emilia Conceição Silva are in the care of Whitehurst-Norton-Dias Funeral Service (FD504) in Turlock, California.


  • Teresa Matias, Daughter
  • Joaquim Matias, Son-in-law
  • Fatima Dias, Daughter
  • Natalia Pedro, Daughter
  • Manuel Pedro, Son-in-law
  • Maria Emilia Silva, Daughter
  • Manuel Silva, Son
  • Fatima Silva, Daughter-in-law
  • Joe C. Silva, Son
  • Tina Silva, Daughter-in-law
  • Manuel Toste, Brother
  • Mrs. Silva also leaves thirteen grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren to honor her memory.

  • Jason Pedro
  • Tony Pedro
  • Carlos Silva
  • Emanuel Silva
  • Joe Cabral
  • Joe Silva


  • Visitation Monday, October 28, 2019
  • Recitation of the Rosary Followed by a Funeral Mass Tuesday, October 29, 2019
  • Committal Service Tuesday, October 29, 2019


Emilia Conceição Silva

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Linda Quintana

October 24, 2019

Maria I am so sorry for your loss, condolences from my family to yours. May she rest in peace.

Linda Jenkins

October 23, 2019

I'm Linda, SISTER-in-Law to Joe Silva, Have Known Emilia since I was a Little Girl at 14yrs of age,She was Loving and kind and Very Good To All her Family. My Condolences.. To All The FAMILY! LOVE& PRAYERS IN JESUS NAME AMEN. <3

Tina Silva

October 23, 2019

Thankful for all the memories I have! Thankful for dinner at your table the care in your heart and love that you gave. Thank you. I Love you Mai💖💕🙏