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Sylvio R. Blais
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“My deepest Condolences to the Family God hears the prayers of those calling on Him May you find Comfort in the words at Psalms 66:19,20AP ”
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“Sending you heartfelt condolences for your loss. Sylvio sounds like he was a special person ~ kind, generous, caring and a man of action. May all...Read More »
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“MaryEllen, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Fondly, Joe &Theresa ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Joseph & Theresa Trombetta - MA

“MaryEllen and family We are so sorry to hear about Sylvio after all his suffering may he now rest in peace. You are in our thoughts take care of...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Paul and Kay - Monroe, ME

“Maryellen and family,So very sorry to hear about Sylvio's passing. I know you will rally around each other and get through this. Always remember...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Maureen Carey - Sun City Center, FL

“I love you aunt Maryellen, I'm devastated to hear about this. Uncle Syv can fight with Uncle Norm over cards all he want to now. ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: Kali Blais - Jacksonville, FL

“Rest in peace ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Tom Lambert

“Mary Ellen and family, so very sorry to hear of your loss. May he R.I.P. ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Sheila Girouard - Hudson, MA

“I'll miss uncle Syv. He was always a joy to be around. My deepest sympathies to Aunt Maryellen, Tommy, Richie Brian Elizabeth Donna and the grandkids. ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Peter Monri - Beacon Falls, CT

“Brian and family, You are in our thoughts and prayers at this time. ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Paul & Ann Fultz - Marlborough, MA

“Mary Ellen, I was very sad to learn from Paul Gauthier that Sylvio had died. I have many fond memories of Sylvio from childhood, working together...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Henry Bouffard - Norfolk, VA

“Brian, We are sorry for your loss and will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers. Tom & Carol AhernMashpee, MA. ”
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Sylvio R. Blais, 70, 0f Marlborough, MA, passed into eternal rest on Friday, February 10, 2017 at UMass Medical Center, Worcester, MA.
Born May 5, 1946 in Marlborough, he was the son of the late Elphege and Angeline (Pomerleau) Blais and the husband of 52 years to Mary Ellen (Cafarella) Blais.
Sylvio was employed at General Motors Corporation for 30 years as an assembly worker in Framingham, MA and Lockport, NY, before retiring in February, 1995. He was a devout Boston sports fan and avid card player.
Besides his wife, he is survived by three sons and four grandchildren: Thomas and his wife Elizabeth of Marlborough, Richard and his wife Donna and their daughters Rachelle and Lindsey of West Boylston and Brian and his daughter Kaylie and son Joshua of Marlborough. He also leaves three brothers: Robert and Donald of Jacksonville, FL and Richard of Fredericksburg, VA, and one sister, Lucille Monti of Marlborough. He was also the brother of the late Julien Blais, Norman Blais, Therese Gaynor, Claudette Gaynor and Marie Paulle Blais.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Matthias Church, 409 Hemenway St., Marlborough.
There are no visiting hours and burial will be private.
Donations may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Slattery Funeral Home, Inc., 40 Pleasant St., Marlborough, MA