Passed away peacefully on January 4, 2013. Surrounded by her family. Beloved daughter of Refugia Leos of Healdsburg, CA and Manuel Leos Jr. of Corpus Christi, TX. Loving sister of Rene (Sylvia) Leos, Rudy Leos, Elida Leos, Ruben SR (Isabel) Leos, Ricky Leos, and Raul SR (Denise) Leos. Cherished aunt of numerous nieces and nephews. Elva was born in Corpus Christi, TX but grew up in Healdsburg, CA. She enjoyed spending time with her family laughing and joking around. She was a strong, caring, and loving person. She was one of a kind and loved by everyone. Many will miss her. Services will be held at 6pm on Wednesday January 9, 2013 at St. Johns Catholic Church in Healdsburg, CA. Burial on Thursday January 10, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Johns Catholic Church in Healdsburg, CA. Interment will be at Oak Mound Cemetery in Healdsburg, CA.

Published Online in the Press Democrat from Jan. 9 to Jan. 10, 2013