Hilda J. Silva

Passed away on August 11, 2015
MARION – Hilda J. (Barros) Silva, 91, of Marion, died August 11, 2015 in Tobey Hospital, Wareham. She was the daughter of the late Manuel and Dominga (Oliveria) Barros. She was born in Marion and lived there all of her life. Mrs. Silva was a life member of the Ladies Auxiliary Dudley L. Brown Post 2486 in Onset. Survivors include her daughters, Gloria Jean Swingle of Marion, Philomena Mae Gilbert of Falmouth, Georgianna Silva and Liana Joyce Silva both of West Wareham; a son, John Michael Silva, Sr. of Fairhaven; a brother, Alfred Barros of Marion; 18 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her son, Rudolph J.T. Silva, Jr. , her sisters Mary Barros Offley, Liana “Lillian” Rose, Alice Cruz and Helen B. Lopes and her brother, Armando Barros. Her funeral will be held at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 15, 2015 from the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 2599 Cranberry Hwy., Wareham, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. in St. Rita’s Church, 113 Front St., Marion. Burial will follow in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Wareham. Visiting hours are from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home.