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Margaret L Sylva

December 2, 1919 ~ October 20, 2017 (age 97)

Sylva, Margaret L. (McDonald) of Brooksby Village, Peabody, formerly of Medford and Somerville, beloved wife of the late Joseph B. Sylva Jr. , mother of the late John R. Sylva and wife Diane of Freedom, NH, Joseph F. Sylva and wife Patricia of Wakefield, William C. Sylva and wife Rose-Marie of Osterville and Robert P. Sylva and wife Deborah of Pembroke, passed peacefully on October 18 at the age of 97.  Survived by 11 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.  Relatives and friends invited for visiting hours Monday, October 23 from 4 PM to 8 PM at the Gaffey Funeral Home, 43 High Street, Medford.    All are welcome to post memories and condolences at gaffeyfh.com.  Funeral Mass Tuesday, October 24 at 10 AM at St. Joseph’s Church, 114 High Street, Medford.  The family asks that donations in lieu of flowers be sent to Brooksby Benevolent Care Fund, 100 Brooksby Village Drive, Peabody, MA 01960


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