Florence J.  Silva
Florence J. Silva

March 14, 1929 - May 20, 2018
Born in Providence, Rhode Island
Resided in East Providence, RI
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Florence J. Silva, age 89, of Kent Ave., East Providence, died peacefully May 20, 2018, the eve of her 69th wedding anniversary at the Hattie Ide Chaffee Nursing Home surrounded by her loving family.
She was the wife of the late Silvano C. Silva, Jr. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Philip and Teresa (Chiricella) Russo.

She is survived by her children; John Philip C. Silva of Fort Worth, TX, Elizabeth Rose May of Huntington, W. VA, Peter Michael C. Silva of Hope Valley, RI and Maria Teresa Bigelow of Barrington, RI. Florence was the loving grandmother of 6 grandchildren and 2 great-granddaughters. She was the sister of Frederick Russo of Attleboro, MA, Carl F. Russo of Providence, RI and the late Ralph A. Russo and Roberta Ann Russo.

Her funeral will begin on Saturday at 9am from the Rebello Funeral Home and Crematory, 901 Broadway, East Providence, RI. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10am in St. Joseph’s Church, 92 Hope St., Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours will be on Friday from 5-8pm.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Florence’s memory, may be made to Hope Hospice and Palliative Care, 1085 N. Main St., Providence, RI 02904..




Rebello Funeral Home
901 Broadway
East Providence, RI US 02914
Friday, May 25, 2018
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
St. Joseph's Church
92 Hope St.
Providence, RI US 02906
Saturday, May 26, 2018
10:00 AM
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
Wampanoag Trail
East Providence, RI US
Saturday, May 26, 2018