Christopher Silva, 47

Christopher (Beaver) Silva, age 47, formerly of Cokato, passed away Monday, April 23, 2018.

He was born Jan. 13, 1971, in Minneapolis.

Christopher grew up in Cokato, and attended Cokato public schools. He graduated from Armstrong High School in Robbinsdale.

Christopher was formerly employed by BLM Technologies in Plymouth, and later in Tallahassee, FL.

He enjoyed fishing, camping, canoeing, boating, and other outdoor activities.

Christopher joined the J. Edwin Larson Masonic Lodge 361 in Tallahassee, FL in 2011.

He was preceded in death by his father, Perfecto (Pepe) Gomez Silva; his uncle, John Rausch; his maternal grandparents, William and Muriel Rausch; and paternal grandparents, Guadalupe Gomez, and Manuela Silva de Gomez.

He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Barbara and Robert Holly; brothers Richard (Danette) and Anthony (Katie); and sister Jacqueline (Bob) Luna.

Christopher is further survived by nieces and nephews, Hugh, Isabella, Roberto, Lillianna, Annamarie, and Margaret; step niece and nephews, Hailee, Justin and Kyle; and step siblings Buck (Megan) Holly, Sunshine (Dave) Devine, Joshua (Jessie) Holly, Cody (Andrea) Holly, and Jake (Kera) Holly; as well as step nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles, and cousins.

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