NORWALK, Conn. Mary Elizabeth Martin Silvestro, formerly of Norwalk, died at her home in Venice, Fla., on Sunday, March 25. She was 59.
Silvestro was born March 13, 1953, in New York City. Before moving to Florida, she worked at Fox Run Elementary School in Norwalk for many years.
She is survived by her sons, Salvatore and Christopher Silvestro, both of Norwalk; her mother, Josephine Blakley Martin of Venice; her brother, Robert (Joanne) Martin of Fairfield; her sisters, Christine Martin of Fairfield and Patti Martin of Westport, and two grandsons. Silvestro was predeceased by her father, Robert Martin, her brother Kevin Martin and her dear friend Marsha Sawicki.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Lesko and Polke Funeral Home in Fairfield Center. Funeral services will take place on Friday at 10 a.m. in the funeral home, with interment to follow in St. John's Cemetery in Norwalk.
Memorial contributions may be sent to St. Vincent's Foundation, Swim Across the Sound, 2800 Main St., Bridgeport, CT 06606.
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