Samuel Wanger Jr.

Samuel Wanger, Jr., 67, of Amherst passed away on Friday, April 19th, 2019 at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack surrounded by his loving family after a hard-fought 16 month battle with pancreatic cancer.

He was born in Paterson, NJ on July 1, 1951 to the late Frances (Longo) and Samuel Wanger, Sr. He was raised and educated in Clifton, NJ, and was a 1969 graduate of Clifton High School. He graduated from Essex County Community College with his Associate’s degree in psychology.

Sam was a manufacturer’s representative to the semiconductor industry and the proud owner of Sam Wanger Associates, LLC. for 25 years.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 40 years, Robin (Cupo) Wanger; a son, Travis Wanger; a daughter and son-in-law, Casey and her husband Jordan Volikas; two sisters, Janet Peluso and Dolores Wanger, along with several nieces and nephews.

The family wishes to thank the staff at St. Joseph Hospital, Nashua, Cancer Center, especially Dr. Mary Voltz and very special nurse Amber, for their excellent care and attention.

Services will be held privately at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations in Sam’s memory to be made to Home, Health & Hospice, c/o Community Hospice House, 7 Executive Park Drive, Merrimack, NH 03054 or the American Cancer Society, 2 Commerce Dr #110, Bedford, NH 03110

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