Memorial services will be held at Gridley-Biggs Cemetery in the gazebo on Wednesday, May 7 at 10 a.m., for Deborah Silvas Garewal, 58, of Gridley.

She passed away May 1, 2014.

Born January 14, 1956 to Joseph and Doris Silvas in French Camp, California, Debbie attended Gridley schools where she found the love of her life, Randy Garewal at the young age of 13.

She graduated from Gridley High School in 1974.

Debbie loved spending time with her grandchildren and attending their sporting events, her family and traveling, especially to New Orleans annually.

She will be remembered forever for her infectious smile, her laugh and her courage.

Debbie was predeceased by her father Joseph Silvas and her father-in-law Robert Garewal.

Survivors include her husband Randy of Gridley; son Randall (Tracy) Garewal of Gridley; daughter Julie (Alan) Bunn of Gridley; her mother Doris Silvas of Live Oak; brothers, Joey Silvas of Fall River Mills, Steve Silvas of Oroville, David Silvas of Idaho, Daniel Silvas of Live Oak; sisters, Sharon Silvas of Sacramento and Brenda Lepe of Live Oak; her grandchildren, Brad Props, Miranda Garewal, Kaedyn Bunn and Cooper Bunn;  a Goddaughter Ashley Lepe; her mother-in-law Eva Drinnen; sister-in-law Sherri Garewal, brothers-in-law Bobby Garewal and Shayne (Barbara) Garewal of Gridley and numerous  nieces, nephews and cousins.

The family asks that donations be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.