Fernando J. Silva, 85, passed away on Friday, February 7, 2020 at the Bethany Home. He was the husband of Maria Joana (Sousa) Silva.
He was born in Lobito, Angola, Africa a son of the late Jose Ramos Silva and Dulce Nazare (Agostinho) Silva. Mr. Silva was an assembler for Modular Electronics and the Foxboro Company before he retired. He was a communicant of Our Lady of the Rosary Church.
Besides his wife he leaves one daughter, Fatima Terceira and her husband Agostino of Florida, one son, Paulo J. Silva of Providence, two grandsons, Kyle J. Silva and Joshua A. Terceira and one brother, Manuel Silva of Lisbon.
His funeral will be held on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 9:00 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Traverse Street, Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Monday 6-8.