Jean L. (Martel) Silva-Comire, 70, of North Smithfield, passed away February 25, 2018 at home. She was the wife of the late Ronald A. Comire, Sr., whom she married September 27, 1998. Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Joseph L. and Doris (Brissette) Martel.
Jean worked for Amperex/Phillips Company, North Smithfield. She was also previously employed by Tupperware. She enjoyed doing crafts and was the creator of the "Lobsterettes."
She is survived by two sons, Arthur and Timothy Silva, both of Woonsocket; one daughter, Donna Callei of Woonsocket; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two brothers, John Martel of Indianapolis, IN and Joseph Martel of Ware, MA. Besides her husband, Ronald Sr., Jean was preceded in death by her brother, Jacques Martel and her sister Barbara Cournoyer.
Her funeral will be held Friday, March 2, 2018 at 10:00 AM in the Holt Funeral Home, 510 South Main Street. Burial will follow in Precious Blood Cemetery, Rathbun Street, Woonsocket. Calling hours will be Thursday from 4 – 7 PM. In lieu of flowers, Memorial contributions may be made to Friends of the North Smithfield Animal Shelter, PO Box 391, Slatersville, RI 02876-0653.