BENTON, ME – Thomas Martin Sammons, 60, passed away December 21, 2019, after a short illness. \r\n\r\nTom was born in Presque Isle, Maine, the son of Phyllis and Sam Sammons. \r\n\r\nTom moved to Benton, Maine in 1970. Tom graduated from Lawrence High School and completed his college education with a degree in Computer Science. \r\n\r\nTom worked as a computer programmer for several noteworthy companies in Maine, then moved to Pittsburgh, PA, where he worked for the Carnegie – Mellon University system as well as providing independent systems consultation services. Tom retired and returned to Maine in 2018. Over the years, Tom had enjoyed his camp vacations on McGrath Pond as well as on the coast of Maine.\r\n\r\nTom is survived by his daughter, Katrina, whom he adored; and his brothers, Mitch and Dennis and their wives and children.