Palm Boulder Highway Mortuary and Cemetery
800 South Boulder Highway
Henderson, NV 89015
(702) 464-8440
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RAYMOND SYLVA Raymond Sylva peacefully passed away May 9, 2018, after continued failing health. Born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, he was a UIC, RPh graduate who worked at retail pharmacies and Michael Reese Hospital for 29 years before relocating to St. Rose de Lima for 15 years. Ray belonged to St. Peter's parish and many pharmacy organizations. He volunteered and/or donated to Basic Football, HSA at HPSF and various local and global NPOs. He enjoyed board and card games with family, especially Poker and Pinochle, and was an avid fan of mystery and horror books and films. Ray was preceded in death by his parents, Gil and Lucy Sylve; many loving family members; and four rescued fur-babies. He is survived by his loving wife, Alice; brother, Norm; sister, Carol; uncle, Vince; aunties, Rose and Jane; 52 nephews and nieces; and many cousins. Prayer service graveside at 11 a.m. Friday, June 8, at Palm Memorial Park-Henderson, 800 S. Boulder Highway. Happy Birthday! You are Home, walking with Jesus!
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