Brenda Joyce Sampson

1958 - 2019

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Brenda (Coker) Sampson, 61, of Dunkirk passed away on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at her home, surrounded by her husband and children. Brenda was born July 19, 1958 to Robert and Allie Mae (Dorris) Coker. On April 10, 1992, she was married to Scott Sampson and he survives in Dunkirk. Also surviving are two sons: Ben (Stacie) Pore of Forest, and Brock Pore of Dunkirk; a daughter, Olivia (Bill) Allen of Harrod; four grandchildren: Carter, Bailee, Paytin, and Wyatt; great-grandson, Hunter; a sister, Jackie Dotson of Sabina; and two brothers: David Coker of Bear, Delaware, and Paul (Becky) Coker of Dola. She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters: Judy and Shirley; and 3 brothers: Billy, Bob, and John. Brenda enjoyed bonfires, flower gardening, going to the beach, and watching her kids and grandkids play sports, but most importantly, spending time with her family. Visitation will be held from 1:00-5:00pm on Sunday, October 6, 2019 at CRATES FUNERAL HOME, Arlington. Funeral services will be held at 2:00pm on Monday, October 7 at the funeral home, with Pastor Jerry Kellogg officiating. Burial will follow in Dola Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Not By Choice in Kenton. Online condolences can be shared by visiting www.coldrencrates.com.


Service Information
  • Visitation Details:

    CRATES FUNERAL HOME [Map]
    620 N. Main St
    Arlington, Ohio
    Sunday, October 6th 2019 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

  • Funeral Service:

    Monday, October 7th 2019 - 2:00 PM

  • Service Location:

    CRATES FUNERAL HOME [Map]
    620 North Main Street
    Arlington, Ohio 45814

  • Final Resting Place:

    [Map]

  • Contributions:

    Not By Choice Outreach - Sampson
    For Online Donations, please select above link.
    3 N. Detroit St., PO Box 457
    Kenton, Ohio 43326

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Condolences For Brenda Joyce Sampson

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To : Scott Sampson and family
Date :Friday, October 4th 2019
From : Tasha Yeary
Scott, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time, I'm so sorry to hear about your loss, may Brenda rest in peace. Thinking of you.



To : Scott Sampson
Date :Friday, October 4th 2019
From : Karen
Scott I am so very sorry for your loss your in my thoughts and prayers



To : Brenda Sampson family
Date :Friday, October 4th 2019
From : Rebecca England
Scott, Ben, Brock, and Olivia; I am so sorry for the loss of your beautiful wife and mother. My thoughts and prayers and hugs are with you to get you through this difficult time. Brenda has a beautiful personality and if I can help you at any time please let me know. She is definitely missed♥️♥️😞



To : Scott
Date :Friday, October 4th 2019
From : Shay
Thank you for allowing us to take care of Brenda...couldn’t ask for a better family. You did a great job taking care of her...I could tell just how much she was loved from the day I met her. R.I.H. My sweet friend❤️



To : Scott and family
Date :Friday, October 4th 2019
From : Joni miller
My deepest thoughts are with you. Brenda was such an awesome lady, she truly loved her family. We had many talks will we worked together. Her main goal was to see liv get married, She accomplished that. Now she can rest. My heart breaks for you.💞



To : Scott and family
Date :Friday, October 4th 2019
From : Liz Parsons
So sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you.



To : SCOTT AND FAMILY
Date :Saturday, October 5th 2019
From : GREG LAURA MOTTER
SCOTT: WE ARE BOTH SENDING PRAYERS TO ALL OF YOU AT THIS MOST DIFFICULT TIME IN YOUR LIVES... SHE WAS A KIND, FUNNY
GENEROUS FRIEND.. LAURA WILL ALWAYS TREASURE THE MEMORY OF MEETING BRENDA..SHE WAS THE FIRST FRIEND THAT SHE MADE AFTER SHE MOVED TO DOLA..
SHE WILL BE GREATLY MISSED, I KNOW THAT EACH AND EVERYONE OF YOU NOW HAS THE MOST BEAUTIFUL OF ALL GUARDIAN ANGELS WATCHING OVER YOU.
R.I.P BRENDA



To : Scott and Family
Date :Saturday, October 5th 2019
From : Darren Gilbert
I am so sorry to hear of Brenda's passing. You're all in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. RIP Brenda.



To : Scott Sampson and family
Date :Saturday, October 5th 2019
From : Mrs Kay Johns and daughters Debbie Dawn and Diane
Dear Scott and family: We are very sorry for your loss and share the deepest sympathy with you. Our family will be thinking of you at this time.



To : Scott and family
Date :Sunday, October 6th 2019
From : Sandra
Thank you for allowing us to care for Brenda. She was so fortunate to have such an amazing and loving family. It was truly my honor to witness this.
Praying for your family in the days to come.



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