Sam Busa

  • Born: April 10, 1928
  • Died: September 8, 2018
  • Location: Haverhill, Massachusetts

Driscoll Funeral Home

309 So. Main Street
Bradford, MA 01835

Tel. (978) 374-0000

Tribute & Message From The Family


HAVERHILL - Sam Busa, 90, passed away on Saturday morning, September 8, 2018 at the Lahey Medical Center in Burlington surround by his family.

Mr. Busa was born in Brooklyn, NY and was the son of the late Conchetta (Gummo) and Joseph Busa. He was a graduate of Woodrow Wilson High School in Brooklyn and has been a resident of Bradford 55 years.

He was employed as a butcher for 45 years and changed careers and became an entrepreneur and self-employed businessman. He served in the Korean War and was a committee board member of Northern Essex Community College and member of the Lions Club for 20 years.

His surviving family members include his loving wife Helen of 65 years, his daughters Diane and husband Steve Brown of Fremont, NH, Jane and husband John DiVicenzo of Haverhill, Carol and husband Jim of Seabrook, NH, Pamela and husband Simon Ackerman of Hampstead, NH a son Paul Busa of Haverhill; eight grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren; siblings John Busa, Tony Busa, Fred Busa, Angelo Busa, and Mary Mont; several nieces and nephews.

He was an avid golfer who had a passion for faceting gem stones and designing jewelry as a life time hobby. Sam was a great man and will be deeply missed.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, September 13, in the Driscoll Funeral Home, 309 So. Main Street, Haverhill from 4:00 to 7:00 PM. Services will be Friday in the funeral home beginning at 10:30 AM. Burial with U.S. Army Honors will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery. For guestbook, please visit www.driscollcares.com


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papa sam I love you so much I think of you all the time you walk by me and say he to me everyday I love that

Posted by tania divincenzo - haverhill, MA - Grandchild   October 04, 2018

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R.I.P.

Posted by Jocko Savoy - Acquaintance   September 14, 2018

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My dear Uncle Sam, in your humble, mild manner your were always there to help one in need. You will truly be missed by so many. My heart, thoughts and prayers go out to my dearest, sweet Aunt Helen and my loving cousins. You are so lucky to have such wonderful memories. Love Janice (Goulet) Rogers and husband Mike.

Posted by Janice Rogers - Haverhill, MA - Family   September 13, 2018

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He was a great man. We always enjoyed his company when we were together. May he rest in peace. We are so sorry for your loss.

Mark and Fran Jablonski

Posted by Fran Jablonski - Damascus, MD - Family Friend   September 13, 2018

A great man, guess heaven needed another angel........

Posted by Joseph Busa - Albany, NY   September 11, 2018

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Uncle Sammy will leave in my heart forever. Thank you for being a wonderful Uncle so I can have wonderful memories. Aunt Helen and my cousins, my deepest sympathy to each of you. I know one thing, he left our family a gift, each of you. Love and Peace, Cookie

Posted by Cookie Dominguez cmdom789@gmaill.com - Oakhurst, NJ - Family   September 10, 2018

So sorry to hear about Uncle Sam! I remember him fondly! I cherish the memories I have if our interactions. He was always pleasant and cheerful. He will be greatly missed. Thoughts and prayers to Aunt Helen and family.

Posted by Rebecca Ickes (Lang) - Blandon, PA - Family   September 10, 2018

Uncle Sam was my late sister, Kay's, Godfather and I remember all of us visiting your family in New York and spending the night on our way from Illinois to Massachusetts to visit Mamere and Papere. All 6 of us, Dad, Mom, Paul, Tom, Myself and Kay in NYC. Lots of memories! He will be missed and we send our deepest sympathy to Aunt Helen, Diane, Jane, Carol, Pam and Paul and the entire family.

Posted by Ann Beech - Millersville, MD - Family   September 10, 2018


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