Joseph « Sal »
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our
beloved father, Silvio Joseph Magliaro on Monday, May 21, 2018, at the
Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney.
Born June 3, 1940, in Sydney, he was the son of the late
Luigi and Alfina (Ranni) Magliaro.
For over 40 years, Dad owned and operated Bridge Paving Ltd.
and was well-known throughout Cape Breton. He was a genuine man who
didn’t just pave a driveway, Dad truly got to know his
customers. He was interested in knowing who they were, their
father’s name, their relatives and what they did for a
living, in true Cape Breton form.
Left to mourn are his children, James, David (Gail) and
Vanessa Sidebottom (Mark); grandchildren, Kyle (Laurie), Melodie,
Jason, Maria (Matthew), Aidan, Emily and Matthew; great-grandson,
James Gregory; loving companion, Dorothy Chipman; brothers, Rudy and
Besides his parents, Sal was predeceased by his wife, Cora
(Campbell); daughter, Lisa (in infancy); brothers, Anthony, Nicholas,
Louis, Joseph and Reggie; sisters, Frances, Caroline and
Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at
Sydney Memorial Chapel on Friday, May 25 at 11 a.m., with Rev. Paul
Murphy officiating. Interment will take place at a later
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the An Cala,
Palliative Care Unit at the Cape Breton Regional
A special thank you to Dr. Ritter, Claudette and Wendy. He
adored you all. Also, thank you to the lovely staff in the An Cala
Unit at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital.
comfort can be sent to the family at www.sydneymemorialchapel.ca or e-mail
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Silvio Sal Magliaro 19402018.source