2018-06-21 / Obituaries

Jean M. Silvia

Jean M. Silvia, 75, passed away unexpectedly surrounded by her loving family Saturday, June 16, 2018.

She was the longtime and beloved companion of Raymond Dunlevy, and Jean and Ray spent happy days running their errands in Jamestown, stopping for coffee, and talking with their friends and neighbors.

Jean was a huge New England Patriots fan with a super fan crush on Tom Brady. She was a career nurse, having graduated from the Newport Hospital School of Nursing, and working for and retiring from the hospital.

She is survived by her daughter, Michelle Pezzulli and her husband Bill; and her daughter, Susanne Bellem and her husband Todd. She leaves behind her three grandchildren, Parker, Bella and Will.

She was predeceased by her parents, Genevieve (Pimental) and Manuel J Silvia; and her brother, Ronald, J Silvia.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 21, 2018 at St. Mark Church, 60 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. Burial will follow in St. Mark Cemetery in Jamestown.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Jean’s name to the Jamestown Philomenian Library, 26 North Road, Jamestown, RI 02835.

Additional information is available at memorialfuneralhome.com.

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