Lois M. Silvestri
Hughsonville - Lois M. Silvestri, age 63, of Hughsonville, N.Y. passed away suddenly Saturday February 2, 2013.
Born on July 23, 1949 in Beacon, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Helen Phillips Palazzo.
She graduated from Roy C. Ketcham High School and went on to acquire her beautician's license. Lois was employed by WCSD as a school bus driver of Special Needs students. She retired in 2005.
Lois married the love of her life, George Silvestri on October 2, 1999. Her husband survives at home. She is also survived by two sons, Tony M. Butler and his wife Stacey (Connolly) of Wingdale, and Nicholas J. Butler of Wappingers Falls, two sisters, Sue Harris, and Mary Palazzo, plus several cousins, nieces, nephews, many friends and her"daughters" Selina, Elise and Tiny Tink (pets).
She was predeceased in life by her brother Francis(Bob) Palazzo and her sister Carol J. Palazzo Furr. Also her "children" , Baron, Sissy and Bella (pets).
Lois was a beautiful soul who touched many lives with her warmth and her caring heart. She will be forever missed by all who knew her.
Friends may call at the Delehanty Funeral Home 64 E. Main St., Wappingers Falls, friday 1 to 3 and 5 to 8 PM.
Services will be held at 7:30 during the visitation. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.
The family would like to express their thanks and gratitude to the Doctors and Nurses at Vassar Hospital and the Dyson Center, who took such wonderful care of her during her time spent there.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Dyson Center, Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.
To send a condolence or for directions, visit www.delehantyfuneral.com