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Joseph R. Silva

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Joseph R. Silva

AGE: 75 • Point Pleasant

Joseph R. Silva, age 75 of Point Pleasant, NJ died on Thursday, 11/23/17 at his home. He was born and raised in Union, NJ and lived on Long Beach Island, in Brick, Point Pleasant Beach, Key West, FL and Point Pleasant Borough. He was a 1965 graduate of Rutgers University School of Pharmacy in New Brunswick where he was a member of the Kappa Psi Fraternity. He was a pharmacist who owned and operated several local pharmacies. He loved surf fishing, living near the beach, horse-racing, rooting for the Dodgers, watching the Rams lose, playing monopoly with his granddaughters, and fishing with his grandsons. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He is survived by his beloved wife of Kathleen (Giddes) Silva; his sons, Rick W. Silva of Manahawkin and Derek L. O'Neill and his wife, Kerry of Point Pleasant Beach; his daughters, Tara K. Silva and her husband, Eric of Frenchtown, NJ and Carrie E. Silva and her husband, Rich of Hastings on Hudson, NY; five grandchildren, Avery, Piper, Jake, Maxwell, and Jordan. Interment and all services are private. Van Hise and Callagan Funeral Home in Point Pleasant Beach is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions can be made in his honor to the . To send condolences to his family please go to
Published in Asbury Park Press on Nov. 26, 2017
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