Sam was entering the 10th grade at Grand County High School, where his interests lay in football (as a lineman for the Red Devils) and auto mechanics.
Sam is survived by his mother, Merry; grandmother, Sandi; uncles: Billy (Angie) Roedel, Mike (Jacquie) Roedel, Danny (Kelly) Woodruff, and Dave (Monica) Hester; aunts: Debbie (Ed) Hiett, Deborah Cunningham, and Scarlet Woodruff. He is also survived by a multitude of cousins, both natural and adopted.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Bonnie Jean and Dallin Blaine Woodruff; great-grandparents, Bertha and Leonard Woodruff and Blanche Miles; as well as uncles, aunts, and cousins.
Funeral services will be held Friday Aug. 16, 2013, at 4 p.m., at the Grand County High School auditorium, officiated by Rev. Vernon Finck and assisted by Bishop David Knutson. A viewing will be held Thursday, Aug. 15, from 6 to 8 p.m., at Spanish Valley Mortuary.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.SpanishValleyMortuary.com