Silvana Plesich

03/31/2011 11:09 AM |
Silvana Plesich

Silvana Plesich

Silvana Plesich of Southold died March 30, 2011, at Good Shepherd Hospice in Port Jefferson, surrounded by her loving family. She was 63 years old.

Born in Croatia on February 12, 1948, she was the daughter of Antonia and Josip Bussanich. She attended schools there and married Frank Plesich in Bristol, Pa., on October 19, 1968. For the past 29 years they resided in Southold.

Silvana enjoyed a career in banking that spanned 24 years, the past six as assistant bank manager of Hudson City Savings Bank in Southold.

She was a member of the Adriatic Association and the Italian American Club and was a communicant of St. Patrick R.C. Church in Southold. In her free time, she enjoyed gardening, crafts, dancing and travel.

Surviving are her husband, Frank; two sons, Dennis, of Huntington Beach, Calif., and David, of Southold; her mother, Antonia Bussanich of Pennsylvania; a sister, Natalina Mulholland of Levittown, Pa.; and two grandchildren, Samantha and Bianca.

The family welcomed friends on April 1 at DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home in Southold, where vigil prayers were conducted that evening by Father Peter Garry. The Liturgy of Christian Burial was celebrated on April 2 at St. Patrick R.C. Church by Father Garry. Interment was at the church cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Good Shepherd Hospice.



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  • Please extend our sincere condolences to Silvana’s sons and rest of the family. We were so saddened to hear of Silvana’s passing. Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.
    From, Adrienne and Fred Weber of Stallings, North Carolina.

  • Our most sincere condolences to Frank and sons during this difficult time. Silvana was a wonderful, dynamic woman, taken too soon. Love from John & Frances Morin and Family

  • Dragi Franko i obitelj!
    Jako nas je iznenadila
    Saljemo nase najdublje saucesce i pridruzejemo se vasim bolima.
    Onorato Marija i obitelj!