Samantha Guarino

Guarino, Samantha

Samantha Guarino, 19, of Suffern, NY, passed away suddenly on Saturday, January 26, 2013, with her family by her side. She was born on September 28, 1993, to Carol and Guy Guarino. She attended Connor Elementary School in Suffern, Suffern Middle School, and the graduated from Suffern High School, Class of 2011. She was scheduled to graduate from Rockland Community College with her Associates Degree in May.

She is survived by her parents, Carol and Guy Guarino; her brothers, Thomas, 24, and Matthew, 15; her grandmother, Helen Ruckel of Congers; and many loving aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. She was looking forward to welcoming Yvonne as her sister-in-law.

Samantha was a beautiful young woman in the prime of her life. She loved dolphins, fashion, family and friends. She was a loving daughter and sister. She was the princess of the house who ruled with kindness and humour. She loved to travel, especially to the beach.

Visitation will be held at Scarr Funeral Home, 160 Orange Avenue, Suffern, NY, on Tuesday, January 29, from 2-4pm and 7-9pm. Funeral Mass will be held Wednesday, January 30, at 10am at Sacred Heart Church in Suffern, NY, followed by Internment at All Faith's Cemetery in Middle Village, NY.

Published in the The Journal News on Jan. 28, 2013