Cavazos, Sylvia Ann Age 62, was born to Eternal Life (where she went to help her mom in the Garden of Heaven), on September 11, 2012, at her home surrounded by her family and friends. Sylvia was born on April 23, 1950, in Milwaukee, WI, to Esequiel and Minnie (Smith) Cavazos. She attended Oak Creek schools and earned a degree in welding technology where she went on to work for Heil Co. & Thorp Equipment. Sylvia survived by her four children: Lucia E. Parapi (Alejandro), Salvador Carmona, Jr. (Mary), Melanie Torres (Cesar), and Emiliano Cavazos; grandchildren Ezekiel, Amalio, Marcelina, Rachael, Luciano, Jose, Kassandra, Mateo, Joshua, Amado, Milagro, Magdalena, Mario, Prizma, and Julio; great-grandchildren Alex, Esperanza, Ariel, Aviana, Luciana, Alicia, and Eliana; brother Mark A. Cavazos; three nieces Nicole, Melissa, and Katherine; and her very dear friend Goldyne. A funeral service will be held at Full Gospel Mission Church, located in the Town of Wilson, Eau Claire, WI, on Saturday, September 29, at 12:00PM, followed by lunch. If able, please bring a side dish or dessert to pass. Cremation Society of Wisconsin, Altoona, is serving the family. Online condolences may be left at www.cremationsociety-wi.com
Published by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Sep. 19, 2012.