Sylvia R. St. John - January 4, 2015

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RAVENA – Sylvia R. St. John, 85, passed away January 4, 2015 at Capital Living Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.  Sylvia was born June 27, 1929 in Fort Plain, NY the daughter of the late Carmello and Cotilda Piroli Ciani.  She had been employed by Luxury Garment Co.  Sylvia was a communicant of St. Patrick’s Church, Ravena, a very active member of Senior Projects of Ravena, enjoyed playing bingo, watching the NY Yankees, spending time with family and friends.

     Sylvia was predeceased by her husband of 38 years, George J. St. John.  Survivors include her son, George R. St. John, Jr.;  and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

     Funeral services will be held 9 AM Wednesday, January 7th at St. Patrick’s Church, Ravena.  There will be no calling hours.  Burial will be in the spring in Fort Plains, NY.  In lieu of flowers the family would like you to consider a donation in memory of Sylvia to St. Patrick’s Church, 21 Main St., Ravena, NY 12143 or Senior Projects of Ravena, 9 Bruno Blvd., Ravena, NY 12143