Vicki Silveira died May 6, 2013, at the age of 63.
Mrs. Silveira was a resident of Oakhurst for the past eight years.
She was born Aug. 11, 1948 in Alameda to Larry and Dorothy Abrusci.
Mrs. Silveira graduated from California State University, Hayward with a bachelor's degree in education and a master's degree in counseling. She also had a degree in nursing.
She is survived by husband Richard Silveira of Oakhurst; daughter Tracy Malak and husband Pierre of San Jose; grandchildren Joseph and Natalie Malak of San Jose; and sister Penny Stevens of Alameda.
A celebration of her life is being planned at a future date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made for multiple sclerosis research.