Beatriz Silva, a beloved wife, mother and grandmother who brought warmth and love to all those she cared for, has passed away at the age of 65 in Tucson, AZ. She was born on July 29, 1958, and she left this world on August 11, 2023. Beatriz will be remembered for her kind-hearted nature, her exceptional cooking skills, and her unwavering dedication to her family.
Beatriz was a remarkable cook who made sure that everyone who visited her home left with satisfied taste buds and a full stomach. Her generous spirit shone through in every meal she prepared. She took immense joy in spoiling her grandchildren by buying them things they loved, baking their favorite treats, and playing board games with them. Her grandchildren were undoubtedly the apple of her eye.
Not only did Beatriz lavish her love on her grandchildren, but she also played an active role in their lives by attending their school activities. The pride she felt for them was immeasurable; seeing them achieve their goals filled her heart with joy.
Although Beatriz's primary occupation was that of a homemaker, she also pursued educational endeavors throughout her life. After studying in Mexico until the 6th grade, she moved to Tucson, AZ, where she later obtained her GED. Her determination led her to become a certified caregiver—a testament to her passion for helping others.
One of Beatriz's most endearing qualities was the way she made people feel heard and cared for. She had an exceptional ability to offer the best advice when needed and always lent a supportive ear. Her caring nature extended far beyond just words; she was always there for those who needed her most.
With great enthusiasm and an infectious smile, Beatriz made friends wherever she went. She cherished the moments spent engaging with others, creating deep connections that enriched her life. Her love for making friends coincided perfectly with one of her favorite hobbies—traveling. Exploring new places allowed Beatriz to embrace her adventurous side and create lasting memories.
Beatriz is survived by her loving husband of 47 years, Nolberto Silva Ortiz, who shared a lifetime of love and companionship with her. She is also survived by her daughters, Patricia Silva-Jimenez (Jorge) and Diana Silvia-Nidez (David), who were the pride and joy of her life along with her grandchildren; Anthony, Abigail, Stefany and Ismael. Additionally, she leaves behind her adored siblings: Arturo Jaime, Roberto Jaime, Edilia Jaime, Maricela Jaime, and Maria Jesus Murrieta.
The viewing for Beatriz Silva will take place on August 17, 2023, from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM at Martinez Funeral Chapels in Tucson. A Rosary service will follow from 7:00 PM at the same location. On August 18, a Mass will be held at Santa Monica Catholic Church at 11:00 AM. The graveside service will be conducted at Holy Hope Cemetery at the conclusion of Mass.
As we celebrate the life of Beatriz Silva, let us remember the impact she had on all of us. Her warm heart, nurturing nature, and delectable meals will forever remain in our hearts. May she rest in eternal peace knowing that she touched so many lives with love and kindness.