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Joan Sampson

Joan Sampson

Saturday, January 12th, 2019

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Obituary for Joan M Sampson (Dubois)

Warren - Joan M. (Dubois) Sampson, 92, of Warren, died Saturday January 12, 2019 at her daughter’s home.

She was the wife of the late Louis Sampson.

Joan was born in Warren a daughter of the late Charles and Anne (Walsh) Dubois.

Mrs. Sampson, was a homemaker.

She was a Warren resident all of her life, living for many years at the Sampson compound on Mason Street and she was also a parishioner of St. Mary of the Bay Church.

Joan was a member of Taking off Pounds Sensibly (T.O.P.S.), and she also enjoyed going to yard sales.

Mrs. Sampson’s family would like to thank the Visiting Nurses Home and Hospice, for their support and compassion , they showed to her, during her illness.

Mrs. Sampson was the mother of Stephen Sampson (Sharon) of Port St. Lucie, Florida, Kenneth Sampson (Lori) of Warren, and Mary Ellen Kee (Byron) of Warren.

She is also survived by her caretaker Corinne Guimond of Warren.

Mrs. Sampson was the grandmother of 12, and the great grandmother of 20.

She was the sister of the late Dorothy Carreira.

Her funeral will be held Tuesday January 15,2019 at 8:30am from the SMITH FUNERAL & MEMORIAL SERVICES, 8 Schoolhouse Road, Warren, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:0am in St. Mary of the Bay Church, 645 Main Street, Warren.

Burial will follow in St. Jean Baptiste Cemetery, Vernon Street, Warren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Calling hours are MONDAY Jan. 14, 2019 from 4-7pm.

Gifts in her memory may be made to the Visiting Nurse Home and Hospice, 1184 E Main Rd, Portsmouth, RI 02871.


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  • Visitation

    January 14, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Smith Funeral & Memorial Services
    8 Schoolhouse Road
    Warren, RI
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    January 14, 2019
    4:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Second Visitation

    January 15, 2019 | 8:30am - 9:00am
    Smith Funeral & Memorial Services
    8 Schoolhouse Road
    Warren, RI
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    January 15, 2019
    8:30am - 9:00am
  • Service

    January 15, 2019 | 10:00am
    St. Mary of the Bay Church
    645 Main Street
    Warren, RI
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    January 15, 2019
  • Interment

    January 15, 2019 | 11:30am
    St. Jean the Baptiste Cemetery
    Vernon Street
    Warren, Rhode Island
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    January 15, 2019

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So sorry for your family's on the death of your mother. I did not attend because I did not know until today. Please accept my sympathy to all of your family
Comment | Posted at 12:23pm via Condolence

Patty Lombardo

I am so sorry for your loss. I just found out about her passing. She was a wonderful person and will be missed. Condolences to the family. Patty and Frank Lombardo
Comment | Posted at 07:49pm via Condolence


To the family, my heartfelt condolences for your loss. Please find comfort in the knowledge that God promises to put an end to all the things that have plagued mankind for centuries including pain, suffering and death (Revelation 21:3,4). May these promises from God give you comfort now and real hope for the future. My deepest sympathy.
Comment | Posted at 09:01pm via Condolence

Autumn Breeze

So sorry for your lost. She was absolutely a wonderful person. Everytime I would see her her smile and kindness would make my day. I truly enjoyed her sense of humor. I am certain for her family it is a great loss...
Comment | Posted at 05:05pm via Condolence

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