Wrisley Funeral Home
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Samuel John (Jack) Campbell

Calling hours will be held Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 1pm to 4pm at the Wrisley Funeral Home, 90A Sugarloaf St., South Deerfield, MA. There will be a graveside service in Howland Cemetery in the spring

Montague, MA – Samuel John (Jack) Campbell, 90, of 12 Poplar St., Montague died January 14, 2018 at the Baystate Franklin Medical Center in Greenfield, MA. He was born in Conway, MA, February 8, 1927, the son of Samuel George and Janet Stuart (McKnight) Campbell.

 

Jack lived most of his life in Conway, moving to Montague in 1976. He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII in a combat role from January 1945 until August of 1946 and was assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Rudyerd Bay in the Pacific Theater. During his life, he worked for Gordon E. Ainsworth & Sons as a land surveyor and Hardigg Industries in quality control. He was married to June L. Williams of South Deerfield on April 6, 1946 and they remained married until her passing on January 14, 2005.

 

He was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Greenfield and enjoyed his retirement years on Poplar Street tending his vegetable garden, doting on his pets and being a friendly and helpful neighbor to everyone.

 

Jack leaves one son, David F. Campbell and his wife Mary, one granddaughter Alexandra, two nieces, Rosalind Chaisson and her husband Richard of Greenfield and Heather Corbett and her husband John of South Deerfield, four nephews, Glenn Woods and his wife Debbie, Dale Woods and his wife Andrea, Keith Woods and his wife Brenda and Craig Woods and his companion Mike, his cousin Linda Applin from England and close family friends Patricia and Priscilla.

 

Calling hours will be held Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 1pm to 4pm at the Wrisley Funeral Home, 90A Sugarloaf St., South Deerfield, MA. There will be a graveside service in Howland Cemetery in the spring. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office Regional Dog Shelter, 10 Sandy Lane, Turners Falls, MA, 01376.

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