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Arlene E. Sampson

May 2, 1932 - March 25, 2021


Waverly, New York

Date of Death:

March 25, 2021



Birth Date:

May 2, 1932

Birth Place:

Waverly, New York

Service Information:

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at 11:00 AM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, New York


Wednesday, March 31, 2021 from 10 to 11 AM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, New York


Bradford County Memorial Park, Luther Mills, Pennsylvania 

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Arlene E. Sampson

Arlene E. Sampson, 88, of Talmadge Hill in Waverly passed away on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at Elderwood in Waverly due to complications of Alzheimers.

She was predeceased by her parents, Clyde and Edna Yaple Simons; her husband, David Sampson; siblings, Catherine Stokoski, Kenneth Simons, Marion Simons, Edward Simons, Lillian Simons, Margaret Spencer and Charles Simons.

Arlene is survived by her children, Sandra Sampson of Waverly, Brenda (Scott) Mavor of CO, Gail Sampson of Sayre, Cindy (Tim) Hill of MO and Tom (Marjorie) Sampson of Waverly; brother, James Simons of Waverly; grandchildren, Martin, Jeffrey, Rebecca, Chance, Patience, August, Levi, Zach, David and Grace; 11 great grandchildren; eight great-great grandchildren; along with numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Arlene was born and raised and lived her entire life in Waverly.  She worked numerous jobs to help support her family from cleaning houses, working at the Sayre Lingerie, R & R canvas and in the Waverly School Cafeteria.  She was a devote Christian who was saved in 1963 and attended the Christian Missionary Alliance.  She was the glue that held the family together and was very active with her children and grandchildren.  She was always baking goodies, hiking and walking trails and was proud to have completed the Turkey Run in Wellsboro.

A time of calling will be held on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 from 10 to 11 AM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, New York.  Funeral services to honor Arlene’s life will be held on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at 11:00 AM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, New York and burial will follow in Bradford County Memorial Park in Luther Mills, Pennsylvania next to her husband, David.  For those who are unable to attend the service, we will LiveStream the service on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at 11:00 AM at  Those who would like to send a message of sympathy to Arlene’s family may visit our Facebook page or in “Obituaries” at

Sympathy Messages

From: Joan & Tom Richards
I am so sorry to hear of your mothers passing. She was like a second mother to me. She was a wonderful lady and she lived a good long life. She is with the Lord and the rest of her family now. God Bless you Arlene and R.I.P

From: Katrina Grier
Dear Tom, Marjorie and kids
I am so sorry for the loss of your mom and grandma.
I am here if you need me

From: Beth Mattison
So sorry for the loss of a Beautiful lady,I am going to miss her , I will forever cherish the picture I have of her and I together that was taken 2 yrs ago. , for it's not Goodbye, I will see you one day again . I love you Aunt Arlene .

From: Diana Rinehuls Stedge
I am sorry to hear of your mom's passing. May she Rest In Peace

From: Sandy Simpson
Gail and family. So sorry, for your loss. It was my pleasure to know your lovely Mom a deeply Christian woman whom I had the pleasure of ministering to not that long ago. Love, and blessings to all of you in this time and always.
I know her redeemed lives, and I will see her again someday in Heaven where she lives forever with Our Lord Jesus Christ.

From: Mary Schmieg
One of my favorite ladies from my hometown has been promoted!  I loved her sweet and gentle spirit, her kindness, her love of our Jesus. Always a pleasure to see her and spend time chatting.  
  I’m sorry for your loss. The separation is always hard, but what a treasure you all had in being blessed with a mother so full of love.  Our prayers are with you from Charlotte, NC

From: Mark Simons
Sorry for your lost

From: Eileen Leonard
Arlene was a great woman very friendly n giving

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