Richard E. Samson
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Samson, Richard E., 64, of Burnside Avenue, Riverside, died peacefully on Thursday July 15, 2021 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Cynthia M. (Brown) Samson.
Born in Providence, a son of the late Lionel J. Samson and Florence (Black) Hall, he lived in Riverside for 30 years and spent summers vacationing in Fryeburg, ME.
Mr. Samson was a machinist for various manufacturers for 30 years before retiring in 2001.
A sports enthusiast, he enjoyed baseball and was a former Riverside Little League baseball coach.
Richard enjoyed spending time with his loving family.
Besides his wife of 39 years, he is survived by two sons, Ryan P. Samson of Cranston and Peter A. Samson and his fiancé Amanda L. Walker of East Providence; a brother, Jeffrey Samson and his wife Carol of Riverside; a sister, Laurie Leamy of East Providence; a grandson, Theodore Richard Samson and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Christopher L. Samson, David Sampson and Linda Hopkins.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend Calling Hours on Saturday July 17, 2021 in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside from 2-5 p.m. Burial will be private.