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William J Sylvia
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Birth: Feb. 1, 1927
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Aug. 14, 2010
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA

MetroWest Daily News

William J. Sylvia

William J. Sylvia, 83, of Ayer Road, Littleton died Saturday, Aug. 14, 2010, at the Apple Valley Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Ayer. Mr. Silva was born in South Dartmouth, Feb. 1, 1927 a son of Tetone P. and Irene (Hatch) Sylvia and has resided in Littleton for the past 10 years. Previously he had resided many years in Shirley. Mr. Sylvia is survived by his wife of 27 years Karen E. (Monsen) Sylvia of Littleton, four daughters: Debra J. Cassidy of Stow, Lynn M. Hogan of Maynard, Darlene A. Johnson of Marlborough, Michelle E. Gonsalves of Lunenburg, Renee R. Flaherty of Belchertown. He also leaves nine grandchildren. Mr. Sylvia had worked for over 30 years in the shipping and receiving departments at the Raytheon Corporation in Waltham, Burlington and Quincy, retiring in 1999. He was an avid Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots fan. He enjoyed throwing horseshoes and many years ago sang in the Acton Baptist Church Choir. Mr. Sylvia took great pride in frequently donating blood to the American Red Cross. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, August 21, 2010 at St. Mary's Cemetery, Bishop Road, Ayer. There are no calling hours. The T. J. Anderson & Son Funeral Home, 25 Fitchburg Road, Ayer is assisting the family with arrangements. Please visit online at for additional information. Memorial contributions in memory of Mr. Sylvia may be made to the American Heart Association , 20 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.

Published in MetroWest Daily News on August 18, 2010

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  Tetone Perry Sylvia (1892 - 1979)
Saint Mary Cemetery
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Created by: Lulabell
Record added: Aug 19, 2010
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William J Sylvia
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Rest in peace with Daisy. Miss campng with you at the Pines Campground and the nickle, dime, quarter poker games.
- debbie
 Added: Feb. 23, 2012
Uncle Bill we always liked to call you "Mr. French" as you looked like him on Family Affair.
- Lulabell
 Added: Jan. 30, 2012

- Lulabell
 Added: Aug. 19, 2010

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