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Edward Medeiros

September 5, 1927 ~ March 22, 2024 (age 96) 96 Years Old


Edward Medeiros, 96, of Bristol passed away peacefully on Friday, March 22, at his home with his family at his side. He was the husband of the late Dolores "Del" (Lombardi) Medeiros for 62 years before her passing in 2013.
Born in Bristol, he was the son of the late Frank and Mary (Lewis) Medeiros.
"Eddie" lived a simple life. He was a WWll Veteran and worked for Kaiser Aluminum for years before retiring and later worked for Head Start. 

Edward was a devoted husband and father to his children and enjoyed family get togethers along with unforgettable annual vacations up north. He was an avid sports fan of the Boston Red Sox and the New England Patriots. He also enjoyed daily visits to Colt State Park where he would watch the cargo tankers go by along with deer watching during the winter months. 

Edward is survived by his children: Edward R. Medeiros, Ann Bancroft, Elizabeth Harnois (Michael), Katherine Lescault, Linda Hill (Michael), Steven Medeiros (Kerry); his grandchildren: Jennifer, Bonnie, Laurie, Peter, Jonathan, Kristina, Rebecca, Shawn, Carrie, Michael Robert, Jennie Lynn, Christopher, Ryan, Samantha; his great grandchildren: Alex, Jacob, Tyler, Lily, Andrew, Jonathan, Jr., Olivia, Tara, Tori, Trey, Sharohn, Shakyra, Anthony, Jr., Jadin, Shane; his great great grandchildren: Taelyn and Kyle, Jr.; and his brother Manuel Medeiros.
Edward was preceded in death by his wife Dolores; his daughter Maryellen Medeiros; his parents: Frank and Mary; and his brothers: Manny (Babe), Frank,Jr., Everett, and Joseph (Jr) and his sisters: Lorraine, Mary and  Lorraine (Mattos). 

Visiting hours we be held at Sansone Funeral Home, 192 Wood Street, Bristol on Wednesday, March 27, 2024 from 4:00 -7:00 PM. His funeral will start from Sansone Funeral Home on Thursday, March 28, 2024 at 10:00 AM with a Service at Sansone Funeral Home at 10:00 AM. Ed will be laid to rest with his wife and daughter at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Chestnut Street, Bristol. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in his name can be made to either the Elizabeth Buffum Chace Center, P.O Box 9476, Warwick, RI 02889 or to the Columban Fathers Retirement Center, 65 Ferry Road, Bristol, RI 02809.

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March 27, 2024

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sansone Funeral Home
192 Wood Street
Bristol, RI 02809

Funeral Service
March 28, 2024

10:00 AM
Sansone Funeral Home
192 Wood Street
Bristol, RI 02809


St. Mary's Cemetery
Chestnut Street
Bristol, RI


Elizabeth Buffum Chace Center
P.O Box 9476, Warwick RI 02889

Columban Fathers Retirement Center
65 Ferry Road, Bristol RI 02809


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