Samantha L. O’Gara, 18 of Knight Street died Saturday, October 12, 2013. Born in Warwick, she was a daughter of Robert W. O’Gara, Jr. and Lori A. (Figara) Halsband. Samantha was in her sophomore year at Florida College. She was a 2012 graduate of Toll Gate High School and studied Early Childhood Development. Besides her parents she leaves one brother, Justin O’Gara, her stepfather, Jeffrey Halsband and her maternal grandmother, Noreen Bourassa. She was the granddaughter of the late Robert and Barbara O’Gara. Her funeral will be held on Saturday at 8:30 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in St. Mark’s Church, 9 Garden Court, Cranston. Burial will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, West Greenwich. Calling hours Friday 5-8. In lieu of flowers contributions to the Impossible Dream would be appreciated.