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Joseph Medeiros

November 8, 1946 ~ June 23, 2019 (age 72)

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NEW BEDFORD; Joseph Medeiros, 72, passed away Sunday, June 23, 2019 at Hathaway Manor after a period of declining health. He was the son of the late Manuel F. Medeiros and Maria (Camara) Medeiros.

He was born in Ponta Delgada, St. Miguel, Azores, a communicant of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church, formerly employed at Pauline Marie Boat Line as a Receiver, until his retirement. Joseph was a member of the Club Sports Madeirense of Fall River.

He survived by his daughter Rosemary Rush and her husband David of New Bedford; a sister Maria Augusta Carreiro and her husband Jeremias of New Bedford; one grandson Alex Cardona, one great-grandson Silas Dussault; two step-granddaughters Kristen Rushand and Courtney Tonetto. Also survived by four godchildren  Lucy Laforce, Jerry Carreiro, Sueann Costa and Kevin Carreiro, one great-niece  Mikaelah Laforce, great-nephew Nickolas Laforce, and several cousins. He was the grandfather of the late Holly Medeiros.

His visiting hours will be Thursday, June 27, 2019 from 6 to 8 PM at the Cabral Baylies Square-Lamoureux Funeral Home, 512 No Front Street, New Bedford. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral on Friday, at 9:30 AM at the funeral home, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial  at 10:30 AM in Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church. Cremation will follow.

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June 27, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cabral Baylies Square Funeral Home
512 North Front Street
New Bedford, MA 02746

Funeral Mass
June 28, 2019

10:30 AM
Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church
136 Earle Street
New Bedford, MA 02746

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