On October 23, 2017, at the age of 94. Mother of two sons, Bill (Kathy) Sylvester and Brian (Lorraine Sharer) Sylvester and daughter Darlene McGuire. Sister of Virginia Vanatta and Leonard Staley, 6 grandchildren; Tammie Mahoney, Christie Wallace, Robin Parkerson, Jesse Sylvester, Daniel and Joseph McGuire, 6 great grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and stepchildren also survive. She was preceded in death by her beloved daughters, Karen and Shannon. A chapel service will be held on Monday, November 13, 2017 at 1 pm at Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Cheltenham, MD. Flowers are not permitted in the chapel.