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George Medeiros, Sr.

George Medeiros, Sr.
  • March 13, 1934 - January 14, 2017
  • South Windsor, Connecticut

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“My deepest condolences go out to the whole family. From the little amount of time that I knew him, he was an absolute sweetheart. Sending so much...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Lena Pereira

“I can't begin to tell all of you how heartbroken I was to hear of Uncle George passing. As a child I spent many vacations an overnights at all there...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Leslie Lopes

“Our condolences to Joe and the family. George was a good husband and father and will be surely missed. ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Lindsay and Eugene Nardone

“George was a fine husband and father, and a good friend. His contagious smile and low key sense of humor were so engaging. We shared fine times,...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Ed and Sally Grace Hahn

“I was sorry to hear about your Dad. Pat and I send our condolences to you and your family. ”
5 of 11 | Posted by: Jim and Pat McGill

“I want to express my sympathy and prayers to Mrs. Eileen Medeiros, Doreen and Norman and the Medeiros family children/grandchildren for the loss of...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Dayle Whitman - Deltona, FL

“My sincere sympathies to the Medeiros family on the passing of George. I remember him well from my days at Della Construction appreciating his skills...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“Shirley, so sorry to hear about your father. We are keeping you, your Dad, and your entire family in our thoughts and in our prayers. (Diane and...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Diane and Jim Wallace

“George Jr., sorry to hear about your Dad. ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Dave Delorme

“TO THE FAMILY;My sincere condolences, GOD is a god of comfort and may he give you comfort and strength in such difficult times.(Matthew 5:4 )C.J. ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“Our sincere sympathies for your loss. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Samsel & Carmon Funeral Home - CT

George Medeiros Sr., 82, of South Windsor, beloved husband of Eileen (Oliveira) Medeiros, passed his life to the next on Saturday, January 14, 2017 at his home, the way George wanted it to be. George was born on March 13, 1934 in Fall River, MA, son of the late Joseph and Izalda (Pontes) Medeiros. He grew up in Fall River and served our country with the U. S. Army in the 82nd Airborne during the Korean War. George was married to the love of his life Eileen Oliveira in 1958 and together they settled in Ellington. George was a parishioner of St. Luke Church. He worked in construction throughout his career for Tomasso, White Oak and spent most of his career with Enfield Road later to become Della Construction. George was a quiet, loving family man who had a wonderfully funny sense of humor. He enjoyed tinkering in his garage and spending time with his dogs, Brittneybelle and Rosie. Rosie stayed by his side until the end. Along with his wife, Eileen of over 58 years, he leaves his children, Doreen Medeiros Doty of Burlington, Shirley Medeiros of South Windsor, George Medeiros Jr. of South Windsor, Joseph Medeiros and his wife Nicole of Chesterfield, NJ, Leslie Ann Hahn and her husband Karl of Manchester, and his brother, Antone Medeiros and his wife Marcie of Westerly, RI; his sisters, Dolly Julian and her husband Alphonse of Parker, CO and Shirley Mohamed and her husband Joseph of Sacramento, CA; 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his sister, Elsie Costa, his brothers, Daniel Medeiros and Armand Medeiros. Family and friends may gather on Saturday, January 21, 2017, 9 a.m., at the Samsel & Carmon Funeral Home, 419 Buckland Rd., South Windsor; followed by a Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m., at St. Luke Church in Ellington. Burial will follow at Ellington Center Cemetery with Military Honors. His family will receive friends on Friday, January 20, 2017, from 5 to 8 p.m., at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial donations in George's memory may be made to Kenway's Cause, Inc. c/o Associates Federal Credit Union, 500 Day Hill Road, Windsor, CT 06095. Please visit us at for online condolences and guest book.