Roy A. Medeiros

Date of Passing:

May 1, 2021

Medeiros, Roy A., 76, of Logan Court, Seekonk, MA, died peacefully on May 1, 2021 of acute myeloid leukemia. He was the beloved husband of MaryLu (Anterni) Medeiros.

Born in New Bedford, MA, a son of the late Alvarino and Elsie (Rapoza) Medeiros, he lived in Seekonk, MA for 8 years and previously in Riverside, RI for 34 years.

Mr. Medeiros was a Controller for various area manufacturers for 48 years.

Roy was a graduate of UMass Dartmouth Class of 1972 and attended Babson College. He enjoyed playing golf, gardening, traveling and spending time with his family.

Besides his wife of 41 years, he is survived by two daughters, Alanna L. Carreiro of Mattapoisett, MA and Lauren E. Medeiros of Providence; a son, Christopher R. Medeiros and his wife Janine of Seekonk, MA; a brother, Alan Medeiros of Norton, MA; four grandchildren and two dear cousins, Elaine Drace of South Dartmouth, MA and Randall Domingos of Kissimmee, FL.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Calling Hours on Thursday May 6, 2021 in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside from 3-7 p.m. Funeral and burial will be private. Flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in Roy’s memory to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 2346 Post Road, Suite 202, Warwick, RI, 02886 would be deeply appreciated. For online condolences please visit

Online Condolences


  1. Alan you are such a dear friend. I pray comfort from the Holy Spirit to you and your entire family. May your brother rest peacefully and happily in the loving arms of Jesus. ??

  2. My deepest heart felt condolences to you Maryland and your family.

  3. Thinking about you and your family, Lauren…

  4. Marylu..I am so very sorry for your loss of Roy. I remember talking not to long ago and you saying he was having a good day. I was so happy to hear that..and today I open Facebook and see this very sad news. Again Marylu I am so very sorry. My heart goes out to you and your children. Stay strong hun I will be praying for God to give you the strength you need at this sad sad time. Call even if it’s just to ears are here to listen.Your friend, Pat

  5. MY deepest condolence to you and your family Debbie Saunders Lewis.

  6. The loss of one who brought laughter and joy to so many fills my heart with sadness for MaryLu and the many friends and family who grieve. His memory will be eternal in the hearts of those who love him.
    With love, Tina

  7. Mary Lu, We are so sorry for your loss. May sweet memories of Roy fill your heart.
    Love, Barbara & Bill

  8. Ray and I are so sorry for your loss.

  9. Sorry for the loss Alan and Family, I’m sure being carved from the same stone as Alan, he had to be a great guy.

  10. My condolences to the family and friends for your loss .I’ve known Alan since childhood my heart goes out to everyone ❤️

  11. May you RIP Uncle Roy. You were always there to put a smile on everyone’s faces! The funniest man I’ve ever known! Will miss our golfing days. Prayers to Mary Lu, Chris and Lauren! Love, Aaron

  12. Mary Lu,Chris and Lauren, I am very sorry for the loss of your husband and Dad. My thoughts and prayers are with you all

  13. Mary Lu, I am so sorry for the loss of your husband. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

  14. With Deepest Sympathy.

  15. Mary Lu, I am very sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers… God Bless You and your family.

  16. Mary Lu and family so sorry for your loss for Roy ? our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ???

  17. MaryLu, Lauren and Chris, so sorry for your loss. Roy was such a please to be around. We all had many good times together. He will now be your guardian angel.

  18. Dear MaryLu,Chris and Lauren, We are so sorry for the loss of your husband Roy and Dad. Our thoughts & prayers are with all of you. May his memory be eternal.

    Love ,Betty Jennings

  19. Mary Lu I’m so sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this very difficult time. Ted Poole

  20. My condolences for MaryLu and the Medeiros family. Though you walk through the valley of the shadow of death, fear not, for God is with you.

  21. Our thoughts are with you. .
    Mist, Brian and Hannah

  22. I miss and love you so much brother. I will cherish our times and memories forever, until we meet again. RIP my brother. ❤Alan

  23. Dear Marylu
    This is so sad and tragic .l am so sorry. You have been so brave for so long .
    Sending you a basket full of hugs .

  24. My heart goes out to all. I have only known the pleasure of knowing Chris. So, I’d like to say to Roy “Hats off to you sir for raising such a fine son.”

  25. Dear MaryLu, Chris and Lauren,
    My heart aches for you on the loss of Roy. He was such a great guy.When I think of him, I always smile. What a nice way to be remembered!
    Out of pain now, he’s singing with the angels. God give you the strength you need to go on until you see Roy again.

    Love and prayers,
    Mary Lou

  26. We are thinking of you and your family during this difficult time
    Xo Leah, keith, Nolan and Griffin

  27. Mary Lu, Chris and Lauren: my deepest sympathy. Roy was the best, the nicest guy, the life of the party. I was always happy to see him. May he Rest In Peace and may you find peace in your memories. Love, Maribeth

  28. Deepest condolences from my family. Roy was such a wonderful person. Always had a smile for everyone. Wonderful family we are so sorry for your loss.

  29. Dear MaryLu,Chris and Lauren, Please accept our deepest heartfelt sympathy for the passing of Roy and your dad.

    The LaSalle’s

  30. You gave us so many memories that will stay with us until we meet again. We will truly miss you, Roy!!

    Love, Joe and Eileen

  31. We are so sorry for your loss. we were so fortunate to have Roy in our lives. He was so good to so many. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.

  32. Steve and I are sorry for the loss of your husband Roy.

  33. Deepest condolences from my husband & I- never had the pleasure of meeting him, but heard all wonderful sweetness of him-

  34. Such a wonderful happy guy, always sweet and fun loving. We will miss him….and a beautiful picture on this site!

  35. Ooh! I will miss that smiling face and love of life you had !! You were always so welcoming to me and I will miss you, Roy

    Love, Cindy

  36. I miss that handsome face and your love for me. Rest well, my love.

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