Jose “Joe” Pereira Amaral, 90, of Kailua-Kona died Feb. 11, 2013, at Kona Community Hospital. Born June 10, 1922, in Viseu, Portugal, he was a retired service manager and plumber.
Service information will be announced at a later date.
He is survived by sons, Albert (Kaulu) Amaral of Kailua-Kona, Alipio Amaral of Bakersfield, Calif., Anthony Amaral of Oakland, Calif.; daughters, Bina Amaral of St. Louis, Mo., Carmen Amaral of Kailua-Kona; 12 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews.
Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.