July 7, 2022

John A. Medeiros


John A. Medeiros, 91, of Rehoboth, passed away on Sunday May 1, 2022. He was the husband of the late Gloria E. (Enos) Medeiros.

John was born in Rehoboth, Ma., the son of the late Frank and Mary (Perry) Medeiros.

He had worked in Sales for Hendricks Pools for many years, before retiring at age 85.

John was a Veteran of the US Army, serving in the Korean War.

A lifelong Rehoboth resident, he was a parishioner of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, and he was a member of the Rehoboth Holy Ghost Society.

Mr. Medeiros enjoyed camping and using his backhoe and tractors. He liked animals especially his goats, chickens, and alpacas.

He is survived by his sons David Medeiros and his wife Karen of Rehoboth and Donald Medeiros and his wife Jeanne of Rehoboth.

He was the brother of Olive Soares of Dartmouth.

Mr. Medeiros was the grandfather of Nicholas, Melanie, Amanda, Ryan, Matthew, and Laura. He was also the great grandfather of Zachary, Alex, Brianna, Theo and Nora.

John was the brother of the late Gloria Veader, Bella Veader, Evelyn Perry, Angie Cruz, Irene Matias, Florence Montefusco, Rose Perry, Neva Perry, Frank Medeiros, and Louis Medeiros.

His funeral will be held Saturday May 7, 2022, at 8:30am from the REBELLO FUNERAL HOME, 901 Broadway, East Providence, RI, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00am in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, 984 Taunton Avenue, Seekonk, Ma.

Burial with Military Honors will follow in Rehoboth Village Cemetery, 190 Bay State Road, Rehoboth, Ma.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Calling hours are Friday from 4:00pm-7:00pm.


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