CUMBERLAND- Antonio Silvestre, 86, of Forest Avenue, passed away Thursday in the St. Antoine Residence, North Smithfield. He was the husband of the late Isaura (Cristina) Silvestre.
Born in Pawtucket, he was the son of the late Manuel and Rosalina (Amaral) Silvestre.
Mr. Silvestre was a self-employed carpenter for many years until retirement.
He loved to read, watch television, especially soccer.
He leaves two daughters, Isabel Reis and her husband Antonio of Cumberland and Maria Santos of Pawtucket; one brother Jose Silvestre of Cumberland; two sisters, Carma Santos, and Ascensao Varejao, both of Portugal, two grandchildren, Victoria Savard of Blackstone, MA and Daniel Reis of Cumberland; and one great-grandson, Hunter Savard. He was the brother of the late Manuel Silvestre.
A celebration of his life will be held MONDAY at 9 AM from the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road, Rt. 122, Cumberland. Mass of Christian
Burial at 10 AM in Our Lady of Fatima Church, Fatima Drive, Cumberland. Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Cumberland. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting Hours will be held SUNDAY, 5-8 PM.