He was a former assistant manager and salesman at Shane Furniture in Elyria. He was a beloved and devoted father, beloved son, dear brother, and uncle.
Sam is survived by his daughter, Stephanie; son, Howard of Tennessee; brother, Julius (Barbara); sisters, Sylvia Cohen (Alvin), Evelyn Goldman (Jerry), Mildred Mitchell; sister-in-law, Ruth Schonhiutt and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his beloved, mother Molly; beloved father, David; beloved brother, Nathan; and beloved niece, Annette Dolin (Schwartz) Schonhiutt.
Service will be held at Berkowitz-Kumin Bookatz Memorial Chapel, 1985 South Taylor Road, Cleveland Heights, Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 2 P.M. Interment will be at Mount Olive Cemetery, Aurora, Ohio.