University of Massachusetts student Samantha Suchovic dies

By Stuart Foster

(Daily Collegian File Photo)
(Daily Collegian File Photo)

University of Massachusetts student Samantha Suchovic died on Sept. 1, according to an email sent by Senior Associate Dean of Students David Vaillancourt.

The email said that Suchovic, of Lebanon Township, NJ, died off campus. Suchovic was a senior majoring in psychology and minoring in education.

Suchovic worked as a resident assistant and at UMass Dining Services, the email described her as “active in Habitat for Humanity, the National Residence Hall Honorary and Campus Sustainability initiatives including New2U.”

“We extend our sincere condolences to Sam’s family and friends,” Vaillancourt said in the email.

An obituary published by the William J. Leber Funeral Home of NJ said her visitation will be held on Sept. 9, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at St Luke Parish in Long Valley, NJ. Her funeral service will be held on Sept. 10 at 11 a.m. at the same location. The obituary welcomed mourners to make donations to Habitat for Humanity.

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