Rontini Submarine BBS Homepage
Forum Home Forum Home > General > Eternal Patrol
  New Posts New Posts RSS Feed - Wallace Silverthorn
  FAQ FAQ  Forum Search   Events   Register Register  Login Login

"The opinions posted here do not represent those of any company, organization, or group and are those only of the author of the respective post." - From Rontini

New Benefit Auction COMING SOON - See here
UPDATE 6/28: Pictures of some items posted, see above link. Auction is still coming, bidding is NOT open yet.
UPDATE 7/1: Additional pictures added. Rontini has posted the more info at the above link.


Wallace Silverthorn

 Post Reply Post Reply
Author
Message
Runner485 View Drop Down
BBS Supporter
BBS Supporter
Avatar

Joined: 16 Dec 2015
Location: Delaware
Status: Offline
Points: 2972
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Runner485 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Topic: Wallace Silverthorn
    Posted: 18 Jan 2018 at 6:45am
We lost another Sirago shipmate.

Wallace Silverthorn from the 45-48 Duty Section passed away May 23, 2017.  An obituary is below.  He served on Sirago as an S2 in 1947.

Sailor, rest your oar.


Wallace P. Silverthorn, age 88, of McHenry, passed away May 23, 2017 in Florida surrounded by his loving family.

He was born, January 4, 1929 in Niagara, New York to Wallace E. and Pearl (Golds) Silverthorn. Wallace was a Veteran of the U.S. Navy serving for six years. During his time in the service he met his future wife Virginia Mielczarek at a Roller Rink. They were married in Chicago on November 25, 1950.

After serving in the Navy, Wallace was employed as an engineer for Kux Machines in Des Plaines. Wallace was a loving dad and a doting grandpa and great grandpa. He was a jack of all trades, maintaining his yard and dabbling in mechanics. He enjoyed bowling, fishing and golf.

He is survived by his children, Dennis (Nancy) Beran, Sandy (Gary) Sibilsky, Sharon (Luis) Rivera; twelve grandchildren; and fifteen great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Virginia on February 20, 2010; a son, Gerald Beran; and a daughter, Cynthia Karr.
DBF
Joe
SS485,CVA42
Holland Club
Mid-Atlantic Base
Back to Top
 Post Reply Post Reply
  Share Topic   

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down

Forum Software by Web Wiz Forums® version 11.04
Copyright ©2001-2015 Web Wiz Ltd.

This page was generated in 0.043 seconds.