Jane F. Silva

1934 ∼ 2018

Jane F. Silva

Jane F. Silva, 84, of East Falmouth died at home on Monday, December 24, 2018. She was the wife of David C. Silva for 66 years. She was born in Falmouth to Joseph and Fortunate (Botelho) Ferreira.

Jane worked as a short order cook at Papa Pete’s for many years. Years ago, when Falmouth Hospital didn’t exist in the early 60’s, she was instrumental with a group of women to fundraise for the construction of the hospital. The opening of the hospital was May 2, 1963.

In addition to her husband, Jane is survived by her daughters, Darlene Medeiros and husband, Glenn of E. Falmouth, Karen Cara and her companion, Frank Frontiero of Stuart, FL, and Cheryl Hazelton of E. Falmouth; sons, David C. Silva, Jr. and wife, Cathy of Port St. Lucie, FL, Raymond Silva and wife, Justine Tynan of E. Falmouth, and Scott Silva of E. Falmouth; 13 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren. She also leaves her brother Joseph Ferreira of E. Falmouth and sister, Barbara Thompson of Falmouth.

A funeral Mass will be held at 10:00am on Saturday, Jan. 12th at St. Anthony’s Church, 167 E. Falmouth Hwy (Route 28), East Falmouth.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Cape Cod Healthcare Foundation for VNA of Cape Cod, P.O. Box 370, Hyannis, MA  02601.


Saturday, January 12, 2019 | 10:00 AM

St. Anthony’s Church - E. Falmouth
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Jane F. Silva

1934 ∼ 2018

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