George Patrick Medeiros of Canton,  born March 17, 1925 in Provincetown, MA passed away August 16, 2019. He was 94 years of age. 

During World War II, George served as a Gunners Mate aboard the USS Franklin in the South Pacific for the U. S. Navy. 

When he returned from the war he was a commercial fisherman for several years. He then flew for Pan American Airlines before flying for the U.S. Customs in Homestead FL until retiring after 19 years. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, and step-son. 

Survivors include: wife Esther Thomas Medeiros of Canton; sister, Janie Heckert (Mel) of Canton, Ohio; niece, Debbie Wolfe of Gulfport; and nephews, Glynne and Ronny Gulledge of Gulfport. 

Services were held at Breeland Funeral Home on Tuesday, August 20, 2019.