POTEAU — Joe Silva, 90, of Poteau died Wednesday, March 7, 2018, in his home. He was born Sept. 7, 1927, in Flagstaff, Ariz. He was an Army veteran, a member of Immaculate Conception Church in Poteau and the widower of Geraldine Salazar.

Memorial service will be held in California at a late date. Service is under the direction of Grace Manor Funeral Home in Poteau.

He is survived by a daughter, Christina Verdugo of San Diego; a sister, Sophia Hernandez of Montebello, Calif.; and several grandchildren.