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Helga C. (Kronman) Sampson

Helga C. (Kronman) Sampson
  • February 5, 1931 - November 17, 2016
  • Everett, Massachusetts
  • Compassionate Care Hospice
    800 W. Cummings Park #3400
    Woburn, MA 01801

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“I got to know Helga when she became my friend at Maplewood Place. She was always quick to assist her fellow resident and it was always a pleasure to...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Gail Stanley - Malden, MA

“I will always remember those great Christmas Eve's. The warmth and laughs of the holidays will forever remind me of you! A truly kind woman who was...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Carolyn Wilkinson - Methuen, MA

“My aunt, but 9 months younger, and we were raised as sisters. I shall miss her a great deal but I am glad she is at peace. Love to all the family....Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

Helga coming into the Easter Service at Atria Maplewood Place in 2015. “Very fond memories of Helga who was one of my biggest fans when I was offering pastoral support to the residents of Atria Maplewood Place in Malden. ...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: David Dismas - Framingham, MA

“Sincerest condolences. I remember warm welcomes whenever I visited. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: John Amoroso - Apex, NC

“The Gately Family and Staff wish to express our sincere sympathy to you. It is our hope that we may be able to make a difficult time more bearable....Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: John W. Gately, John H. Gately & Fred Sprague

Helga C. (Kronman) Sampson, formerly of Everett & Malden, died at the Woburn Nursing Center in Woburn on Nov. 17, 2016 at the age of 85. Helga was born & raised in Everett and a graduate of Everett High School, Class of 1949. She resided in Everett for 79 years and Malden for 6 years. Helga worked as a Warranty Administrator for Market Forge in Everett for many years and was very proud of her Swedish heritage. She enjoyed baking and her family was the most important part of her life. Helga was the beloved wife of the late Roland "Buddy" Sampson. Loving mother of Kristen Somerville & her husband Richard of Scarborough, Maine and Roland Sampson, Jr. & his wife Laura of Melrose. Cherished grandmother of Elizabeth, Charles, Amanda, Olivia & Kevin. Caring sister of the late Florence Wilderman, Arthur Anderson, Henry Gouthro & Carl Kronman. Also survived by many nieces & nephews. Visitation will be held at the Gately Funeral Home, 79 W. Foster St., Melrose on Monday, Nov. 21st from 9-11AM, followed by a Funeral Service at 11AM. Relatives & friends respectfully invited to attend. Burial in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Helga's memory to the Compassionate Care Hospice, 800 W. Cummings Park, Woburn, MA 01801.