Obituary: Winona Jo Sam

Winona Jo Sam (1960 – 2014)

Winona Jo Sam
Winona Jo Sam

Winona Jo Sam was born on July 26, 1960 in Bridgeport, CA. She passed peacefully on August 23, 2014 surrounded by her loving family.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Maxine Sam, and survived by her son Jo-Dee Sam, Companion/Best Friend Larry Bailey, Father Joseph Sam, Brother Faron Sam (Marlene Sam), Nieces Raquel Sam, Bethany Sam, & Jolene Sam, Great Nieces LaSade Rose Conti & Aubrey Ellen Lucier, Aunts, Uncles, and Cousins.

She worked many jobs, mainly flagging for various road construction companies in California.

She loved life, her family, and all activities, especially sports that her son, Jo-Dee, was involved in.

Winona’s smile, energy, & positive attitude will be missed by all who knew her.

Services will be held Saturday, August 30th, 1:00pm at Walton’s Funeral Home in Carson City (on Roop St). In Leiu of flowers, make donations to the Carson Tahoe Cancer Center in Carson City.