Alice L. Sylvestre
MANVILLE - Alice L. Sylvestre, 79, formerly of Central St., Manville, died Saturday at Oakland Grove Health Care Center. She was the wife of the late Adelard Sylvestre.
Born in South Attleboro, she was a daughter of the late Leon and Mathilda (Dube) Tougas. She was raised in Central Falls and resided in Manville for over 50 years.
Mrs. Sylvestre was employed at the former Premium Cleaners on Central St. in Manville for over 25 years before retiring.
She was a longtime communicant of St. James Parish and a member of the Montcalm Club.
Alice's life centered around her family and she will be remembered as being a devoted mother and loving memere.
She is survived by two sons, Robert Sylvestre, and his wife Jeanne, and Paul Sylvestre, and his wife Maria, all of Manville. She was the sister of Emile Tougas of Central Falls, Paul Tougas of Pawtucket, Rita Tougas of Manville, and the late Leon Tougas and Helen Gaouette. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Ryan, James, Jennifer Sylvestre, Megan Rei, Michael and Laura Sylvestre, and many nieces and nephews and their families.
Her funeral will be Thursday at 9:00 am from the Menard-Lacouture Funeral Home, 71 Central St., Manville, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am in St. James Church, Division St., Manville. Burial will follow in St. James Cemetery, Manville. Visiting hours are Wednesday from 4-7 pm. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Beacon Hospice, 1 Catamore Blvd., East Providence, RI. 02914.