Silvia M. De Ribon

Silvia M. Barbosa De Ribon of Watchung, NJ died peacefully in her sleep on September 13, 2021. She was born in Colombia, August 23, 1940 to Margarita and Ramon Barbosa and widower to her predeceased husband, Wilson Jose Ribon. 

Silvia is survived by her four daughters Victoria, Claudia [Jennings], Martha [De Paola] and Maria [Vicente], her six devoted grandchildren Jake, Olivia, Brianna, Jolie, Tristan, and Logan, her sisters Luz Castillo and Melida Barbosa and other family members.

She was a healthcare professional acting as nurse becoming a true blessing to everyone she touched.  Her daughters deeply treasure each moment spent, memories made, and adventures had over the many years together. She is missed beyond measure.

Funeral arrangements will be private as requested by the immediate family.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made in Silvia’s name by donating a memorial tree planted in her honor.  Please use this link: Tribute Store | Memorial Tree.

The family wishes to extend their gratitude to Brandywine Assisting Living in Watchung, NJ for the unlimited and never-ending time spent with mom, and warm hugs and smiles shared in moments when visitation restriction where and still are in effect due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.  Words cannot express our gratitude to the management and their amazing staff.