BOSTON — Deborah (Debbie) Maria Medeiros, 55, of New Bedford, MA passed
away on Saturday, May 9, 2020, at Brigham and Women’s Hospital
due to multiple health complications.
Debbie was born in Povoação, St. Michael, Azores to the late Maria
Salomé Morgado and José Pereira Medeiros. She moved to New
Bedford, MA with her family at a young age. She was a graduate of
New Bedford High School.
Both loved ones and strangers alike admired her constant strength,
courage, and selflessness. Though soft-spoken and gentle, her quick
wit and humor was well-known and loved by her closest friends and
Debbie loved her family dearly and enjoyed spending as much time
as she could with them, especially her nieces and nephews.
Debbie is survived by her six siblings, Maria Fernandes and her
husband, José of Dartmouth, MA, Jaime Medeiros and his wife, Ruby
of Fairhaven, MA, Linda Macedo and her husband, George of New
Bedford, MA, Joe Medeiros and his wife, Michelle of New Bedford,
MA, Robert Medeiros of New Bedford, MA, and Sonia Medeiros of
New Bedford, MA, and her beloved nieces and nephews: George
Macedo, Vanessa Macedo, James Medeiros, Derek Fernandes, and
Nicole Fernandes. She is also survived by aunts, uncles, and cousins
in Cape Cod, Portugal, and Canada.
We wish to give a special thanks to all of the doctors and nurses
located at Brigham and Women’s Hospital who were very kind and
compassionate while caring for Deborah. We would especially like to
thank Dr. Michael Landzberg, who has provided care to Deborah for
over 30 years.
In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to The Carl J. and Ruth
Shapiro Cardiovascular Center at Brigham and Women’s Hospital at
Her family and friends have a heavy heart, as she will be dearly
Due to the restrictions her burial will be private for immediate family. A public Memorial Mass will be held at the later date.
Arrangements are by the Cabral Baylies Square-Lamoureux Funeral Home, 512 No. Front Street, New Bedford.
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