Northborough – Michael D. Sampson, 29, of Northborough, formerly of Southborough, died Friday, Dec. 21, 2012 in Boston Children's Hospital, from complications of Cockayne's Syndrome.
He leaves his mother, Juliette (Seith) Sampson, with whom he lived; his father, David F. Sampson of Southborough; a sister, Emily L. Iannarelli and her husband, Bruce, and their daughter, Maci, of Marlborough; two brothers, Matthew F. Sampson of Marlborough and Benjamin J. Sampson of Bristol, RI; paternal grandparents, Wilfred H. and Esther M. (Hayes) Sampson of Northborough; maternal grandparents, L. Karl and Louise (Bourdon) Seith of Florida; and many loving aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was born in Framingham and lived in Southborough most of his life before moving to Northborough last year. He graduated in 2002 from Algonquin Regional High School and from the Culinary Program at Assabet Valley High School.
Michael worked for the town of Southborough as a custodian before retiring due to his illness. He was a huge Boston Red Sox enthusiast who also enjoyed classic rock and classic cars.
Michael's family would like to thank all of his caregivers for their care and support throughout his illness.
The funeral Mass will be held Thursday, Dec. 27, at 10 a.m., in St. Anne's Church, 20 Boston Rd., Southborough. Burial will follow in Rural Cemetery. Calling hours will be held Wednesday, Dec. 26, from 4 to 7 p.m., in Morris Funeral Home, 40 Main St., Southborough.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Share and Care Network Inc., P.O. Box 282, Waterford, VA 20197.
To leave words of condolence to the family, please visit www.morrisfuneralparlor.com.