Frederick (Fred) Silver born 10/30/31 passed away peacefully on 1/9/21 after a long term illness. Fred was born in Mount Vernon, NY and lived in Newington, CT with the love of his life, Bertha (Finkelstein)Silver, for the past 60 years. Fred was predeceased by his parents Samuel and Francis Silver as well as his brother and sister in law Robert and Susan Silver. Fred spent 4 years in the United States Air Force doing communications and code analysis during the Korean War. His two passions in life were family and sports. He loved all sports, mainly the NY GIANTS, YANKEES and the KNICKS. Any given Sunday you could find Fred seated in his favorite chair watching his favorite team. Fred had a long career in sales and loved meeting new people. He won everyone over with his calm demeanor, charm, quick wit and hysterically funny sense of humor. Fred leaves behind his wife of 68 years, Bertha Silver. In addition to his wife, he also leaves behind the pride and joy of his life; his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. His son Jay and wife Gerri, their two daughters Alexandra Silver and Samantha and husband Chase, and son Grayson Marshall. Daughter Bonnie and husband Joseph Salafia and their daughters Jessica and husband Frank, and sons Frank and Luca Antonacci. Brittany and Husband JJ and sons Joey and Leo Alvarez. Daughter Shari and husband Sander and daughter Haley Feingold. Daughter Allyson Silver and fiance Jim Cyr and kids Alexis, Daniel and Nick Pestrichello. The family is holding a private service on 1/12/21.