William Sampaio

William Sampaio, 85, of Clarks Summit, died Saturday under VNA Hospice Care at Geisinger Community Medical Center. He was a loving husband to his wife of 55 years, Joaquina.

He was born in Brazil.

He is survived by five children; nine grandchildren; and a great-grandddaughter.

Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the New Covenant Fellowship Church, 258 N. Main St., Taylor, to be celebrated by the Rev. Dr. Joliam Sampaio, William's son and pastor.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to VNA Hospice, 301 Delaware Ave., Olyphant, PA 18447.

Arrangements: Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home Inc., 517 N. Main St., Old Forge.

Visit www.KearneyFu neralHome.com for directions or to leave an online condolence.

Published in Scranton Times on Dec. 10, 2012