Howard R. Silvernale Sr. 51, of Keene, died on Thursday, November, 3, 2016 at Cheshire Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Keene. He passed peacefully after a brief period of declining health.
Howard was born the son of the late Dorris (Pond) and Howard S. Silvernale on March 22, 1965 in Winstead, Connecticut. He was educated in Ct. and attended schools in Waterbury.
On November 11, 1983 he exchanged vows with Maryann Tedford at the Episcopal Church in Waterbury, Ct. They were married with family and friends in attendance and have been married for almost thirty-four years.
Howard was employed by the Al Melanson Company for thirty years as a metal fabricator and grinder.
He enjoyed the outdoors, NASCAR and going on road trips with his wife and family. Time was spent being a family man and being with friends. He was also known for being a very hard working.
Mr. Silvernale is survived by his wife Maryann Silvernale. His four sons; Howard R. Silvernale, II and his fiancé Deb, Eric Silvernale and his fiancé Kate, Christopher Silvernale and his girlfriend Christina and Jamie Silvernale and his fiancé Kayla. His sister, Doreen Galant and her husband Edmond, His brother, Ralph Silvernale and his partner Cindy Tedford. Eight grandchildren; Jessica, Cameron, Aaron, Malachi, Patrick, Matthew, Rusty and Benjamin. A god-daughter, Brianna Hickey. Sister in-law, Judy Hickey and her husband Dave. A brother in-law, George Tedford. Father and Mother in-law, Arnold and Alfreda Tedford. In addition he leaves cousins, nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends.
Calling hours will be held on Sunday, November 20, 2016 from 4 to 6pm. A celebration of life service will be held on Monday, November 21. 2016 at 11am. all in the funeral chapel. Burial will follow at Monadnock View Cemetery, Park Ave. Keene, NH. 03431. Flowers will gladly be accepted. All services are under the care of Cheshire Family Funeral Chapel and Crematories, 44 Maple Ave. Keene, NH. 03431. www.cheshirefamilyfuneralhome.com