William R. Silva, 23, of Bristol


William R. Silva, 23, of Michael Drive, died unexpectedly on Sunday, March 31st. Born in Providence a son of Jose M. and Maria F. (Rocha) Silva. He was a student and avid musician.

He was a communicant of St. Thomas the Apostle Church, and a member of the Warren Soccer Club. Besides his parents, he leaves a brother, Joseph R. Silva; two sisters, Stephanie and Erica Silva all of Bristol; grandmother Maria Jesus Silveria of Lowell, Mass.

Arrangements are with Smith Funeral & Memorial Services, 8 Schoolhouse Road, Warren, where family will receive friends, Thursday, April 4th, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Funeral will be held Friday, April 5th, at 10 a.m. from the funeral home, 11 a.m. in St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 500 Metacom Avenue, Warren.  Burial will be in St. Mary of the Bay Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Wjsmithfh.com

william r. silva


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What a shock. so sorry to the family my condolences go out to you all. may god help you during this extremely difficult time. Will, i hope you may finally rest in peace. God bless you

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