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Theresa L Higgins Sampson
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Birth: Feb. 3, 1926
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Apr. 9, 2013
East Longmeadow
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA

Theresa L. Sampson 1926 - 2013 EAST LONGMEADOW -Theresa L. (Higgins) Sampson, 87, of East Longmeadow and formerly of Jeffrey Road, Springfield passed away peacefully on Tuesday evening, April 9, 2013 surrounded by her family at her daughter Laurie's home. Theresa, a daughter of the late Charles and Mary (Suprenant) Higgins was born in Springfield on February 3, 1926. Raised in Springfield, Theresa graduated from Cathedral High School. For many years Theresa worked in the Faculty Dining Room at American International College. Theresa has resided in Springfield most of her life and in East Longmeadow for the past 6 years and was a communicant of St. Michael's Church. She enjoyed going to Mohegan Sun, playing pitch at the East Longmeadow Senior Center, and was an avid Red Sox Fan. In addition to her parents, Theresa was predeceased by her husband of 38 years John E. Sampson who died April 10, 1988, six brothers, William, Charles, John, Walter, Robert, Bernard and four sisters, Gertrude, Ethel, Bernice, and Dorothy. She is survived by two daughters, Donna L. Martinez and her husband David and Laurie A. Bedard and her husband Tom both of East Longmeadow; a brother, Richard Higgins of Springfield; two sisters, Loretta Rosso and her husband Louie of East Longmeadow and Lorraine Rimondi of Springfield; three grandchildren, Dan Bedard, Katrina Martinez, and Kelly Bedard; along with many nieces and nephews. Visiting Hours for Theresa will be held on Thursday, April 11, 2013 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Sampson's Chapel of the Acres Funeral Home, 21 Tinkham Road, Springfield. Her funeral will be held on Friday, April 12, 2013 at 8:00 a.m. at the funeral home followed by the Liturgy of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in St. Michael's Church, 110 Maple Street, East Longmeadow. Rites of Committal and Interment will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 421 Tinkham Road, Springfield. Memorial contributions in Theresa's memory may be made to Baystate Visiting Nurse and Hospice, 280 Chestnut Street, 6th Floor, Springfield, MA 01199.

Published in The Republican from April 10 to April 11, 2013
Higgins (1926 - 2013)
Family links: 
  Charles J. Higgins (1893 - 1946)
  Mary Selinda Supernaunt Higgins (1893 - 1942)
  John E Sampson (1921 - 1988)
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
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Record added: Apr 27, 2013
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Theresa L <i>Higgins</i> Sampson
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