Allan J. Oliveira



Allan J. Oliveira, age 72, from Hardeeville, South Carolina, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 after a long battle with Cancer. Born in Fall River, Massachusetts, he was the son of the late Frank and Leontina (Texeira) Oliveira.

Survived by his beloved wife of 43 years, Carol Ann (Paquette) Oliveira, he was also a devoted father to two daughters; Sheila (Oliveira) DeAlmeida and her husband, Michael of Fall River and Stephanie (Oliveira) Nazzaro and her husband James, of Bluffton, and a cherished grandfather of Cassandra Oliveira and Mikallan DeAlmeida, both of Fall River and Alexander Nazzaro of Bluffton. Allan was also the father of the late David Allan Oliveira and grandfather of the late David Allan DeAlmeida.

Allan was a member of New River Worship Center in Ridgeland, SC. He was self-employed mostly all his life in the automotive business. His passion in life was cars, from restoration to buying and selling to mechanical and auto body repair. He will always be fondly remembered by family and friends for his energy and humor, always having a smile on his face and doing selflessly for others.

A service to celebrate his life will be held at Sauls Funeral Home, 90 Simmonsville Rd., Bluffton, SC at 1:30 p.m., Sunday, January 14, 2018. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.