Sam Kenneth Conklin
July 08, 1993 - June 27, 2017


Sunday, July 2nd, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Spaulding & Curtin Funeral Directors, 500 West Nine Mile Rd., Ferndale


Sunday, July 2nd, 2017 - 6:00 PM

Spaulding & Curtin Funeral Directors, 500 West Nine Mile Rd., Ferndale

Sam Kenneth Conklin, 23, of Roseville, died Tuesday, June 27, 2017.  He was born July 8, 1993 in Grosse Pointe.


Survived by parents, Kenneth and Karen; siblings, Charles (Jemma) Johnson, Casey Conklin and Katie Johnson; niece & nephew, Kenedy Conklin and Sidney Johnson; grandfather, Bill Carter;  many, aunts, uncles and cousins; and his friends and coworkers at Fettes Manufacturing in Sterling Heights..  Predeceased by grandmother, Connie Carter.


Visitation Sunday 2 pm until time of service 6 pm at Spaulding & Curtin Funeral Directors, Ferndale.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Grace Centers of Hope,


Sammy you will be in our Hearts forever.

Dear Friends:
There are not enough words to express how sincerely sorry we are to learn of the passing of your sweet Sam. We have so many fond memories of him growing up. His contagious smile, his energy, his laughter, and teasing way made him a fun person to be around. Hold tight to your memories. May our Lord bless and keep you during this time of sorrow and sustain you in the days to come. With much love and sympathy.

I love and miss you Sam. The best times in all throughout highschool was spent with you brother . Rest easy.

Love you little brother.

Our deepest sympathy to the family, may you find strength through God in this time of sorrow, cherish his memories, he's in Angel look over all of you, we are so sorry ❤️

So sorry for the loss of our coworker, Sam. He will be truly missed. Thoughts and prayers to the Conklin family.

I will remember his charming smile and sparkle in his eyes. RIP Sam. May Gob be with you all.

I'm so very glad I had the pleasure to call you my nephew, I loved the zoo in Toledo trip and the many camping trips as well as many family get togethers!!

Love and prayers to your family. Fond memories of watching Sammy grow up, babysitting him and fun times playing in the pool as neighbors. Our whole family is sending love and prayers to you in this time.

It was a pleasure knowing you. A goofy kid with a smile to brighten anyone's day. Rest In Peace.

A good friend gone to soon everyone's going to miss you. Well all meet again one day. RIP bro.

I am so sorry for your loss. Sam was a student of mine at CLHS, I will always remember his wonderful smile. May God bless his soul and your family during this difficult time.

Always a good time with you in highschool. Your smile was contagious. Rest in paradise sam. You'll be truly missed.

I could go on for hours telling all the memories we have together, all those times will forever be held close to my heart. You had the biggest heart and always put a smile on everyone's faces, rest easy Sammy.❤️

I remember you from school and how funny you were. You were always a nice guy and was SO proud of me for turning my life around. Condolences to the family prayers going up. Sam you won't be forgotten rest easily and watch over everyone. ☝ Until we meet again.

I haven't spoken with Sam sense high school, but he was such a happy person, with a contagious smile. Everyone says the same. Never a bad thing said about him. So sorry for your loss. His family is in my prayers

prayers go out to the family you where always smiling and cheerful rip Sam you will be missed

Remembering the time you spent with my granddaughters and how well you were liked by all. My prayers and thoughts are with the family.

My condolences to the family. Mere words cannot convey the overwhelming feeling of disbelief and helplessness that can result from the death of a loved one. May you draw close to God in prayer and he will sustain you during this difficult time.-Psalms 55:22


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