Rae Elizabeth (Cohen) Silin

SILIN, Rae Elizabeth (Cohen) Of Canton, MA, formerly of Newton MA, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 5, 2018. She was 93 years old. She was the beloved wife of the late Jordan Silin. Rae was born to the late Barnett and Tina (Shapiro) Cohen. Rae was a graduate of the Beth Israel nursing school. She was the loving mother of Mark Silin of Newton, MA, Dale Silin of NYC, and Wendy McAvoy and her late husband Charles of Natick, MA. She was the proud grandmother of Danielle McAvoy LaMarca and her husband Jim, Nicholas McAvoy and Ryan McAvoy. Sister of Cookie Stark and her late husband Ken, the late Helen Peters, and the late Ruthie Gordon and her husband Alec. She was the sister in-law to Morton and Irene Silin of Falmouth, ME. Funeral service will be at the Wilson Chapel, 234 Herrick Rd., Newton Centre, on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 12:30 pm. Interment to follow at Boylston Lodge Cemetery, 776 Baker St., West Roxbury. Memorial observance will be at the home of Wendy McAvoy immediately following the interment until 9:00 PM. Memorial observance will continue Thursday at Orchard Cove, 1 Del Pond Dr., Canton from 12:00 noon-3:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011 or online at www.alz.org.


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