James  Medeiros
James Medeiros

June 6, 1926 - March 23, 2009
Born in New Bedford, MA
Resided in Riverside, RI
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EAST PROVIDENCE – Medeiros, James, 82, formerly of Sherman St., Riverside, died March 23, 2009. He was the husband of Laura (Marques) Medeiros.

Born in New Bedford, MA, on June 6, 1926, he was a son of the late Antonio and Maria Gloria Silva (Correia) Medeiros. Mr. Medeiros was an Army veteran of WWII. He was a member of the Teamsters Local #251 and was a truck driver for 21 years with Roadway Express.

In addition to his wife of 64 years, he is survived by his daughters, Laura Ann Rego and Darlene Rieger, both of Swansea; his sons, James R. Medeiros and Joseph A. Medeiros, both of East Providence, and and Michael A. Medeiros of Cranston; 8 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.

He was the brother of Eileen Pedroso of North Kingstown, Lillian Castle of Texas and the late Manuel Medeiros.

His funeral will begin Friday at 8:45am from the REBELLO FUNERAL HOME, 901 Broadway, East Providence, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10am at Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Traverse St., Providence. Military honors and burial will follow at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours will be Thursday 5-8pm.




Rebello Funeral Home
901 Broadway
East Providence, RI US 02914
Thursday, March 26, 2009
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Our Lady of the Rosary Church
21 Traverse St
Providence, RI US 02903
Friday, March 27, 2009
10:00 AM
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
550 Wampanoag Trail
East Providence, RI US 02915
Friday, March 27, 2009
11:00 AM