Silva Sr., Albert George, 89, long time resident of the Lakeside area, passed away peacefully on March 6th surrounded by family. He was predeceased by his father, mother, five sisters and two brothers. Albert was a former United States Marine and retired from American Tobacco Company with 36 years of service. He is survived by his loving wife Joyce Silva; daughter Vicki Jordan (Scott); sons, Albert Jr. (Catherine), Michael, and Alan (Kelly); grandchildren, Megan, Jonathan, Christopher, Brittany, Zachary, Haley and Justin; great grandchildren, Brantley, Chase, Gavin and Lillian; brother-in-law John Granger (Carol); along with many beloved friends and extended family. Albert’s favorite pastimes were fishing, bowling, gardening, watching the New York Yankees and playing pool. A service will be held on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at Staples Mill Road Baptist Church, 10101 Staples Mill Rd., Glen Allen, VA 23060, with a reception to follow at the church. In lieu of flowers please make contributions to the Staples Mill Road Baptist Church Building Fund or the COPD Foundation.