Dianne (Jasnocha) Velon Silveira, age 71 of Taunton, died on August 29, 2021.
She was the beloved wife of the late Bruce Velon.
Dianne was born in Ware, MA, the daughter of the late Alfred and Genevieve (Saletnik) Jasnocha, Sr.
She was the loving mother of Angela Tollis (husband John), Amy Anderson (husband Paul), and Brian Velon (wife Casey); the grandmother of Jack, Mia, Ryan, Amanda, Ava, Brady, Sophie and Brian; sister of Blandine Hogan (late husband Bob), Gloria Skowyra (late husband Stanley), Regina Janosz (husband Jack), Genevieve Bates (late husband Charles), Linda Bass (late husbands Emedio and Michael), Teresa Gibowicz (husband Bob), Donna Boyko (husband Jim), Brenda Wrona (husband Ray), Bonita Thompson (husband Bob), Alicia Cakley (husband David), Deborah Barg (husband Guy); sister of the late Joyce Jasnocha and the late Alfred Jasnocha, Jr.; aunt to 40 cherished nieces and nephews and their families; sister-in-law to Janet, Diana, Carole, Patricia, Elizabeth, and late sister-in-law Lenore.
Dianne graduated from Westfield State, and fondly remembered her work at the bank and as a teacher.
Dianne was devoted to God and her faith, and attended daily Mass at various Taunton churches. Dianne enjoyed walks with her daughters and grandchildren, and she loved the water and swimming – as a little girl and all throughout her life. Dianne also had a special gift of caring for children, instilling joy in their hearts.
Donations in Dianne's memory can be made to New Hope (center for abused women), 247 Maple St., Attleboro, MA 02703.
Funeral services will be privately held with the Silva Funeral Home of Taunton.
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