Elvia Vigil, seventy two, of Sterling, handed away December 2, 2017 at Sterling Presbyterian Manor. She was born December 6, 1944 in Harlingen, Texas, the daughter of Damos and Juanita Montalvo Garza. Elvia graduated from Harlingen Excessive Faculty. She has resided in Rice County since 2002, previously of Santa Ana, California. Elvia was an assembled scuba diver coach. She was a member of the Queen of Peace, Harlingen, Texas. Elvia was united in marriage with Jose Vigil Sr. in Texas. He preceded her in dying on March 19, 2001. She can also be preceded in demise by her mother and father. She is survived by her son, Damon G. Vigil of Lawrence, KS.; step-sons, Joseph and Paul Vigil of Santa Ana, CA.; niece, Ruth Mosqueda of Houston, TX.; brothers, Raul Garza and Abel Garza of Sterling, IL.; sisters, Alicia and Maria Villareal of Harlingen, TX., Mary Barnes of Dallas, TX.; and lots of nieces and nephews. Graveside providers will probably be 1:00 p.m., Friday, December eight, 2017 at Harbor Garden Memorial Park Cemetery, Santa Ana, California. Memorials might be made to American Diabetes Affiliation in care of Birzer Funeral House, Sterling.