Monday, February 18, 2013 3:38 AM
SALLY SAMPSON, 94, of Decorah, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at the Aase Haugen Home in Decorah. Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 23, at The St. Benedict's Catholic Church at 307 West Main St. in Decorah, with Father Phillip Gibbs presiding. Burial is in the church cemetery. Visitation is from 3-6 p.m., Friday, Feb. 22, at the Schluter - Balik Funeral Home in Decorah, with a scripture service at 4 p.m. and a VFW Auxiliary service at 6 p.m. There also is visitation from 9-10 a.m. at the funeral home Saturday. Sally's survivors include her son, Allen Charles (Joan) Sampson, Dubuque; daughters: Anne R. (David) Owens, West Des Moines and Marilyn Sampson, Minneapolis, Minn.; sisters Barbara (Earl) Winter, Decorah and Harriet Battlefield, Mo.