Obituaries for Saturday, June 25, 2011

• George Texeira

George Texeira

George Texeira of Hanama‘ulu, Kaua‘i, passed away on June 21, 2011 at Wilcox Memorial Hospital at the age of 89. Born on Aug. 22, 1921 in Lihu‘e, Kaua‘i, he was a supervisor at Lihu‘e Plantation.

He is preceded in death by parents, Louis and Mary Texeira, and sisters, Mary Carreira and Helen Rego.

He is survived by wife, Rose Marie Texeira of Hanama‘ulu; son, George E. (Jo Ann) Texeira of Hanama‘ulu; daughter, Charlotte (Rankin) Telles of Hanama‘ulu; sisters, Hilda Burns of California and Violet Dias of Honolulu; numerous nieces and nephews; six grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 29, 2011 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Lihu‘e, visitation at 8:30 a.m. Mass will be held at 10 a.m.

Burial to follow at Kaua‘i Memorial Gardens.

Arrangements are being handled by Borthwick Kaua‘i Mortuary, Koloa, Kaua‘i.


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