Carmela “Millie” (Faro) Silva, 98, of Methuen passed away July 1, 2020 at the Highpointe House in Haverhill. Born in Lawrence, she was the daughter of the late Stefano and Giuseppina (Coco) Faro.
Millie was raised and educated in Lawrence. She worked for many years as a group leader at Grieco Brothers. She lived her life with strength, dignity, caring for others, especially her grandchildren. Millie was a true example of woman power throughout her life.
She was predeceased by her son, David Silva; her son-in-law, Anthony Cappuchi; her siblings, Joseph, Jack, Ann Faro and Sandra Paolino and her niece, Carla Friedrich.
Millie is survived by her daughter, Brenda Cappuchi of Salem, NH; grandchildren, Alicia Kimball and her husband Billy of Atkinson, NH, Anthony Cappuchi and his wife Kelsey of Londonderry, NH, Jason Cappuchi of Salem, NH, Daryl and Tanya Silva. She also leaves her great-grandchildren, Liana and Morgan Kimball.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in her memory to St. Jude Children’s Hospital at stjude.org. By the request of the family all services were private and burial was in Bellevue Cemetery, Lawrence.