Daniel A. Silvano

Service Scheduled for: Saturday, Jan. 22 11:00 AM
Died: Jan. 16, 2022
Daniel A. Silvano, 76, of Pottstown, PA, husband of Barbara M. (Fritz) Silvano, died Sunday January 16, 2022 at Thomas Jefferson Hospital, Philadelphia.

Born in Ashland, PA, he was a son of the late William and Rachael (Raneiri) Silvano. Daniel was employed by the former Doehlar Jarvis Corporation as a pipe fitter for many years and later he worked for John Middleton of Limerick as a maintenance mechanic. He was a U.S. Navy veteran. Daniel was a member of St. John's Byzantine Catholic Church, Pottstown and was a willing worker at the church. In his younger days he was diver on the Sunnybrook swim team. He loved taking trips especially to the Holy Lands. He enjoyed going to the Casino's. Mostly he loved his grandchildren, great grandchildren, feeding the squirrels, riding his Harley Davidson and driving his 1928 Studebaker.

Surviving in addition to his wife Barbara to whom he was married 55 blessed years, is one son, Daniel A. Silvano and his companion Kelly Yoder, Pottstown; one daughter, Marietta A. wife of Michael Somich, Pottstown; one brother, Joseph Silvano, Las Vegas, NV; three sisters, Marcella Polischeck, Limerick; Jennie Drexler, Pottstown; and Gloria wife of James Loomis, Elverson. Five grandchildren, Nicholas, Marisa, Miranda, Maverick and Midori; two great grandchildren, Edison and Lorenzo. He was predeceased by one daughter, Macrina Cobb and two brothers, William and George Silvano.

A funeral mass will be held 11:00 am on Saturday, January 22, 2022 at St. John's Byzantine Catholic Church, 301 Cherry St., Pottstown. Burial will be in St. John's Byzantine Cemetery, Pottstown. There will be a viewing from 9:30 until 11:00 am on Saturday at the church.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in his memory to St. John's Byzantine Catholic Church or Animal Rescue League, 58 Kennel Road, Birdsboro, PA 19508.

Arrangements are by the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory, at 359 King St. in Pottstown, PA.

The services will start at the church