Dora Maria Pereira, 47, of Chelmsford, Mass., formerly of Lawrence, passed away at her home with family at her bedside. Dora was born in Lawrence, the daughter of Dora (Goulart) Pereira and the late Larry Pereira who in died in 2002. Dora was a long-time resident of one of the Bridgewell Group Homes. Her family recalls her love for dancing, music and having people sing to her. Dora was happy person who enjoyed being with her family. Dora is survived by her mother, Dora (Goulart) Pereira; and her sister, Lisa B. Pereira, both of Lawrence; an aunt, Mrs. Maria Auta Silveira of Ontario, Canada, and her children; an aunt, Mrs. Julia Alvarnez of Lawrence; and an uncle, Manuel Pereira of Alabama. In addition, Dora is survived by several cousins and friends from Bridgewell.
Published on December 4, 2017