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Gary Lee Sampo

November 22, 1944 — August 26, 2023


Gary L. Sampo, 78, of Syracuse, passed away Saturday at St. Joseph's Health Hospital. A lifetime resident of the Syracuse area, he was a graduate of Onondaga Valley High School and received his associate degree from OCC. Gary was employed by Community General Hospital for over 44 years. A car enthusiast, especially for classic cars, he was a member of the Street Machines of Rochester.

Gary was predeceased by his parents, John and Vernice Sampo; and brother, Bruce.

Surviving are his companion and significant other of 15 years, Sherrie Bartella; daughter, Marie (Corey) Andalora; son, Gary (Darnell); grandchildren, Giada and Chiara Andalora and E.J. Sampo; brother, Mark (Cindy); sister, Sherri (Bruce) Allen; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to HumaneCNY, 4915 W. Taft Rd., Liverpool, NY 13088.
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