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Sylvia T. O’Connell

Funeral services were held privately in the Vertuccio and Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway Revere for Sylvia T. O’Connell, who died on Tuesday, May 14th at the Whidden Memorial Hospital in Everett, following a brief illness. She was 86 years old. Interment was private.

Sylvia was a lifelong Revere resident. She was an alumna of Revere High School Class of 1950. Sylvia loved her home town and its history. She was a long-time employee at Straeger Shoe in Revere, where she worked as an assembler for over 40 years. She lived in the same house for her entire life. Sylvia led a very humble and quiet life. She was often seen walking on Broadway with her pink cane and cream colored hat. Her favorite things were pretty flowers and chocolates. It was her favorite treat to indulge.

She is the devoted & cherished daughter of the late John & Edith L. (ward) O’Connell. She was the dear friend of Phyllis D. Finnegan & her husband Thomas of Saugus.


Funeral Services were Private


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