Sallyrene Pereira




Sallyrene Pereira, beloved mom and grandmother was 81 when she passed away on October 24, 2017. She was born in Los Angeles, California on March 31, 1936 to Chester and Sally Pinkham. She attended the Notre Dame Academy Catholic High School and graduated from San Jose State College with a degree in interior design. She married Richard Pereira on August 2, 1958 and they are survived by their six children, Rich, Tom, Susan, Chrissy, Mike and Lizzy as well as many beloved grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Sallyrene was a wonderful wife, mom and granny who lived an inspirational life, full of adventure and love. She was a talented artist, excellent golfer, world traveler and great cook, who lived according to her strong Catholic Christian faith.

A family memorial service honoring her life will be held on November 3, 2017 at 11am at the New Bern National Cemetery, 1711 National Ave, New Bern, NC where Sallyrene will be buried with her beloved husband Richard.

In lew of flowers, please remember Sallyrene by making a donation to the Alzheimer’s Association,