Antonio Medeiros

Antonio Medeiros, 80, passed away on Sunday, March 24, 2019 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center. He was the husband of Mary Lou (Mota) Medeiros to whom he was married 58 years. Born in Lomba do Alcaide, Povoacao, Sao Miguel, Azores he was a son of the late Antonio and Rosa (Raposa) Medeiros. Mr. Medeiros worked for Bennys for 18 years and previously for the Imperial Knife Company for 25 years before he retired. He was a communicant of St. Francis Xavier Church. He enjoyed fishing, going to the beach and the warm summer weather.  He was an avid gardener and always enjoyed working in his yard.  Besides his wife he leaves one son, Steven M. Medeiros of East Providence and one daughter, Devon M. Medeiros of Somerset. He was the father of the late Michael A. Medeiros and brother of the late Leo Medeiros.  His funeral will be held on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 9:00 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in St. Francis Xavier Church, North Carpenter Street. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Wednesday 5-8.