Paul T. Silva, 77, of Manchester, passed away at his residence on June 24, 2022, with his family by his side.
He was born in Boston, MA on April 16, 1945, the son of Anthony and Lauretta Silva. He owned and operated Clean Look Cleaning Company with his son and partner Michael Silva for 55 years until his retirement. He was a proud United States Navy Veteran. He was a devoted family man and longtime member of Manchester Christian Church (now One Church). He loved being with his family, watching westerns, listening to Johnny Cash, and enjoyed spending time in his pool.
Family members include his wife, Sylvia (Carter) Silva; two sons, Kevin Silva and his wife Kimberly; and Michael Silva and his wife Simone, all of Manchester; a daughter, Tina Preston-Gilchrest and husband Rich of Hudson; eight grandchildren(Christopher, Andrew, Ashley, Dylan, Alanah, Cody, Sammy, and Ashley Preston; a brother, Edward Silva of FL; two sisters, Janet Leeds of Bedford, and Lucille Komm of Bow; and nephews, nieces, and cousins.
A memorial gathering will take place at Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 243 Hanover St. on Thursday, June 30 from noon until 1 PM with a funeral service to follow at 1 PM. Internment with military honors is scheduled for Friday, July 1st at 10:30 PH at the NH State Veterans Cemetery, Boscawen. To view an online tribute, send condolences to the family, or for more information, visit https://www.phaneuf.net