Leonard  Silva Sr.
Leonard Silva Sr.

March 2, 1944 - December 7, 2018
Born in Providence, RI
Resided in Seekonk, MA
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Leonard Silva Sr., 74, of Seekonk, Mass., passed away peacefully with his family at his side, Friday afternoon, Dec. 7, 2018. He was the husband of Pauline Elizabeth (Gaynor) Silva.

Born in Providence, March 2, 1944, he was a son of the late William Silva Sr. and Anna (Joseph) Silva. He worked for 35 years in the insurance industry with Metropolitan Life Insurance Company and Boston Mutual serving the East Providence community. Spending time with his wife, children and grandchildren was the most important part of his life.

In addition to his wife of 55 years, he leaves 4 children, Janene Heaney and her husband Paul of Seekonk, Leonard Silva and his wife Susanne of Seekonk, Melissa Bienvenue and her husband Peter of North Smithfield, and Michael Silva of Seekonk; 7 grandchildren, Kyle, Sean and Matthew Heaney, Jacob and Joshua Silva and Aidan and Shayleigh Bienvenue. He was the brother of William Silva Jr. of East Providence, Marie Klie and her husband Dr. Jack Klie of Seekonk, and Kenneth Silva of East Providence.

His funeral will begin Wednesday, Dec. 12, at 9am from the Rebello Funeral Home and Crematory, 901 Broadway, East Providence, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10am in St. Francis Xavier Church, 81 No. Carpenter St., East Providence. Burial will follow at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours will be Tuesday, from 4pm until 7pm.

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Rebello Funeral Home
901 Broadway
East Providence, RI US 02914
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Mass of Christian Burial
St. Francis Xavier Church
No. Carpenter Street
East Providence, RI US 02914
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
10:00 AM
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
550 Wampanoag Trail
East Providence, RI US 02915
Wednesday, December 12, 2018