PAWTUCKET - Priscilla "Pat" Sylvestre, 91 of Pawtucket, passed away Thursday, August 16, 2012. She was the wife of the late Leo G. Sylvestre.
Born in Pawtucket, she was the daughter of the late Manuel and Gabriela (Andre) Gomes. Priscilla was a life-long member of Saint Leo's where she was a Eucharistic Minister and member of the Spirited Seniors. She loved gardening and she was always with her Yorkie companions, Oliver and Charlie.
She is survived by a daughter, Jeanne Morrison (Jim); a son, Leo Sylvestre (Nancy); five sisters, Fern D'Andrade, Alice Fournier, Marie Baldasari, Dorothy Talik, and Carol Perry; one brother, Joseph Gomes; two grandchildren, and five great grandchildren. She was the sister of the late Rose Calhoun and Marty Gomes.
Relatives and friends are invited to a visitation Saturday, August 18 from 9:00AM to 10:30AM in the Costigan-O'Neill Funeral Home, 220 Cottage Street, Pawtucket, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in Saint Leo the Great Church, Pawtucket at 11AM. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in her name may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 27718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123, or the American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75231. www.rifuneral.com