Adele Gloria (Silva) Corey

April 14, 2019


Adele Gloria (Silva) Corey, 89, a life long resident of Rehoboth, passed away Sunday, April 14, 2019, in the Charlton Memorial Hospital. She was the widow of Raymond Corey.

A daughter of the late John Silva and the late Olga (Medeiros) Silva, she graduated from Case High School, in Swansea, and later worked as a bookkeeper for the former Sunnybrook Farms Dairy.

Adele was a communicant of St. Dominic's Church, in Swansea, and a member of the Rehoboth Senior Citizens. She was an avid reader, a feisty checkers player, and enjoyed cooking, crosswords, sewing, knitting, crocheting, a good mystery, and shows at PPAC. Above all, she was devoted to her family.

She was the devoted mother of her son John R. Corey, and his wife Barbara of Rehoboth; and her daughter, Charlene Corey Rudis of Rehoboth; the devoted grandmother of Kristin Corey, Bryan Corey, Kevin Corey, Alysia Rudis, Michelle Donahue, and Elizabeth Rudis; and her great grandson, Daniel Donahue, as well as many nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her beloved feline companion "Kitty". Adele was also preceded in death by her brother Edmund Silva and son-in-law John Rudis.

Her funeral will be held Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at 10 AM, from the Hathaway Community Home for Funerals, 900 Buffinton St., Somerset; with an 11 AM Mass of Christian Burial in St. Dominic's Church, GAR Highway, Swansea. Burial will follow in Rehoboth Village Cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

Calling hours Monday, 4-7 PM.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Heart Assoc. or the American Kidney Fund

Calling Hours

APR 22. 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EDT)

Hathaway Community Home For Funerals
900 Buffinton Street
Somerset, MA, 02726


APR 23. 10:00 AM (EDT)

Hathaway Community Home For Funerals
900 Buffinton Street
Somerset, MA, 02726

Funeral Mass

APR 23. 11:00 AM (EDT)

Saint Dominic Church
1277 GAR Hwy
Swansea, MA


APR 23 (EDT)

Rehoboth Village Cemetery
Rehoboth, MA

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