Hudson – Maria C. DaSilva, 46, died Saturday Aug. 6, 2011, at Marlborough Hills Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Born in Lisbon Portugal, she came to the United States in 1993. She was employed as a bus custodian for the town of Hudson for several years. She also enjoyed painting and drawing and took great pleasure in this hobby.
She is survived by her son, Alvaro DaSilva of Hudson, and her mother, Maria Afonso of Portugal. She is also survived by two sisters, Maria Louisa Batista and Leonor Afonso of Portugal, and two brothers, Carlos and Marco Afonso of Portugal and Acacio DaSilva, and the Chaves family. In addition, she leaves Carlos and Irene DaSilva of Hudson, as well as many friends.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday Aug 9, at 9 a.m., in Saint Michael's Church, 21 Manning St., Hudson. Burial will follow in Forestvale Cemetery, Hudson. Calling hours will be held Monday Aug. 8, from 5 to 8 p.m., at the Tighe-Hamilton Funeral Home, Inc., 50 Central St., Hudson.
For online condolences, please visit www.tighehamilton.com.