Obituary for Sunday, August 25, 2002

Claire Perreira

Claire Perreira

Claire Theresa Perreira of Kalaheo, died Aug. 21, 2002, at her home in Kalaheo at the age of 70.

A travel agent, she was born Sept. 8, 1931, in Hawaii.

She is survived by her husband: Kenneth “Buddy” Perreira of Kalaheo; one daughter: Roxane (Scotty) Vidinha of ‘Ele’ele; one son: Kenneth “Teddy” (Lynn) Perreira of Kalaheo; four brothers: David “Bradda” (Moana) Palama, Jr. of Kalaheo, Thomas (Patsy) Palama of Kalaheo, Arthur (Lena) Palama of Kalaheo; Stephen (Kathy) Palama of Kalaheo; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Famil and friends may call on Thursday, Aug. 29, at Holy Cross Church in Kalaheo from 2 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. where Mass will be celebrated at 3:30 p.m. by Father Keahi. Burial to follow at Kauai Veterans Cemetery in Hanapepe.

Casual attire is suggested. The family requests that friends and family “bring a little pink with you” to honor their mother’s wishes.

Arrangements are being handled by Borthwick/Kauai Mortuary.


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