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William "Big Bill" Silvia

November 9, 2021

Obituary

William H. “Big Bill” Silvia, age 60, passed away on Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at Good Samaritan Hospital with his loving family by his side.

Born in Taunton, he was the son of the late John and Irene (Andrade) Silvia.

Bill was a CDL driver and known for his automotive skills. He loved camping, fishing and taking long rides on his Harley. He can be remembered for his love of cooking which he shared often with his family and friends and will be best remembered for being a loving brother, father, uncle and friend. 

Bill is survived by his son Eric Doherty and wife Lisa, brother David Silvia and wife Judy, sisters; Ann Silvia, Maribeth Donaldson and husband Tim. He also leaves several nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held on November 27, 2021 from 2 to 5:30 pm with a service to begin at 5:3 0pm in the Silva Funeral Home 80 Broadway, Taunton.

Burial will be held privately.

Additional parking with handicap access is located on the North side of the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts made to:  American Diabetes Association https://www.diabetes.org in Bill’s Memory would be greatly appreciated.

For expressions of sympathy, to sign an online guestbook, or to light a memorial candle, visit www.silvafuneralhome.com.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
November 27, 2021

2:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Silva Funeral Home
80 Broadway
Taunton, MA 02780

Funeral Service
Saturday
November 27, 2021

5:30 PM
Silva Funeral Home
80 Broadway
Taunton, MA 02780

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