Published DateLACONIA — Linda E. Sampson, 62, a resident of Laconia for the past 10 years, passed away on Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at Concord Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer.
Born in Attleboro, MA on June 2, 1950, she was the daughter of Frank and Dorothy (Kettel) Jannerelli. Linda was raised in Attleboro attending local schools. After graduating high school she went on to attend a trade school focusing on cosmetology and beautification. She then worked for Emile's Hairstyling in Attleboro as a hairdresser for over 25 years.
Linda was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She really enjoyed cooking and gardening. Linda routinely volunteered at the Belknap/Merrimack Community Action Program Food Pantry.
Linda is predeceased by her husband, Raymond A. Sampson, Jr., in 1997.
She is survived by her beloved daughter, Joia R. Hughes and husband Tom, of Meredith; sister, Gail Jannerelli, of N. Attleboro, MA; brother, Paul Jannerelli and wife Cindy, of Smithfield, RI; two grandchildren, Grace and Tommy Hughes, both of Meredith; niece and nephew, Christina and Michael Jannerelli, both of Smithfield, RI.
A celebration of life will be held on Thursday, April 4, 2013 at the Inn at Church Landing's Carriage House (Rte 3, Meredith) from 4:00 pm through 6:00 pm. Friends are respectfully invited to attend.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Linda's memory to the Friends of Meredith Community Center, One Circle Drive, Meredith, NH 03253
Mayhew Funeral Homes & Crematorium of Meredith and Plymouth are assisting the family. For Linda's Book of Memories: www.mayhewfuneralhomes.com.