Allen H. Sampson, age 95, of Weyauwega, formerly of Waupaca, passed away on Sunday, November 25th, 2012 at Lakeview Manor in Weyauwega.
He was born in Grygla, MN, on February 9, 1917, a son of the late Henry and Inga (Ellefson) Sampson. Allen married Ada M. Brookshaw on February 23, 1942 in St. Paul, MN. He served in the U.S. Army in World War II. Allen had been active in several service organizations. He had worked at A. Sturm for many years and become friends with many of the people he had worked with. Allen loved his family and especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Waupaca.
Survivors include: his wife, Ada Sampson, Weyauwega, WI; daughters, Judith (LaVern) Underwood, Bethlehem, PA; Vicki Jameson, Ottawa, IL; grandchildren: Scott (Janet) Underwood, Jennifer (Ron) Ward, Rachel Hadley; 7 great granddaughters; 1 great great granddaughter; 3 step-great grandsons and one brother, Manden Sampson. He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and three sisters.
Funeral Services will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church in Waupaca at 11 AM on Thursday, November 29th, 2012, with Reverend Andy Behrendt officiating. Interment and Military Honors will be in the Central WI Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Town of Farmington, Waupaca Co., WI. Visitation will be held on Thursday, from 9 AM until the time of the service at the church. The Holly Funeral Home of Waupaca is assisting the family with arrangements.