Giacomina Samp
Giacomina Samp
  • May 13, 1917 - November 24, 2017
  • Peoria, Illinois

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Giacomina Samp, 100, of Bartonville, passed away, Friday, November 24, 2017 at Apostolic Christian Restmor in Morton.

Born May 13, 1917 in Farmington to Francesco "Frank" and Catterina (Aimoni) Maccanelli, she married Raymond W. Samp on October 17, 1942 in Peoria. He preceded her in death in 1992. Her parents and two sisters Mary and Francesca also preceded her in death.

Surviving to cherish her memory are her three sons, Michael (Linda) Samp of Tremont, Mark Samp of Astoria and Max (Mary) Samp of Renton, WA; four grandchildren Eric Samp, Kara (Chad) Cutting, Adam Samp and Brandon (Marisa) Samp; five great-grandchildren Troy Samp, Jenna Samp, Kylie Cutting, Gage Cutting and Tessa Samp.

Giacomina was a graduate of Brown's Business College and worked as a secretary for Hiram-Walker until retiring in 1982. She was a 75 yr member of Christ Lutheran Church in Peoria and she enjoyed reading her newspaper and books. Giacomina loved caring for her home and mowed her yard and shoveled snow until she was 97.

A service will be at 11 am on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at Christ Lutheran Church in Peoria Rev. Karl Eckhoff will officiate. Burial will follow the service at Swan Lake Memory Gardens in Peoria. Davison-Fulton Bartonville Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Christ Lutheran Church. Words of comfort can be shared with the family at