Tony J. Sillari | 92, A lifelong resident of Somerville passed away suddenly on May 4, 2013. Beloved husband of 67 yrs. to Mary R. (Analetto). Son of the late Rosaria (Spinosa) and Salvatore Sillari. Loving father of Anthony and his wife Kate of Topsfield, Charles and his wife Karen of Kingston, Rosemary Nolan of Somerville and her late husband William, Celeste Sillari and her husband Anthony Pino, Angela Arakelian and her husband Chuck all of Lynnfield, the late Salvatore Sillari. Also survived by Olivia and Sheila G. Sillari. Brother of Daniel Sillari of Medford and the late Cosmo and Angelina Sillari, Mary Zappulla and Ann Dion. Devoted and cherished Pa of Tony, Jon, Brett, Caroline, Andrew, Chuck, Lindsay, Gianna, Gabriella, Salvatore, Francesca, Christine, Tara, Billy, MaryRose, Paul, Celeste, Simone, Charles, Jonathan and Angela. Also survived by 9 great grandchildren. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Funeral Service in St. Catherine of Genoa Church, 179 Summer Street, Somerville, MA on Thursday morning, May 9th at 11:00 am followed by interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford. Mr. Sillari Founded T.J. Sillari Plumbing in 1958 and was the retired president of the corporation. He was also the owner of Winter Hill Liquor Mart and was a prominent real estate owner in Somerville. His memberships included The Kiwanis Club, 100 Club of MA, Knights of Columbus, and VFW George Dilboy Post # 529, Somerville. He was a decorated veteran and member of the Greatest Generation serving proudly overseas in the US Navy during WWII. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made in Tonys name to
20 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701. For more information please visit dohertyfuneralservice.com
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Published in The Somerville Journal from May 7 to May 14, 2013