Richard L. Sample
Richard Leroy Sample, 77 of Mineral, VA died peacefully at home with his family in attendance on Wednesday, December 28, 2011. He was the son of Alverda and George Sample of Curwensville, PA. He married Gloria Bell of Hyde, PA.
From there they traveled to Colorado to pursue his career studies in printing.
They resided in Waldorf, MD and raised their family. He retired from the government printing office in 1994.
Richard in preceded in death by his parents, George and Alverda Sample; a son Richard Howard Sample, a brother, George Sample and a sister Kathleen Strickland.
Richard is survived by his wife, Gloria Bell Sample, his daughters Lisa Page Sample, and Melinda Sample; his beautiful grandchildren, Emily Faye Berry and Nicholas Richard Sample, a sister Doreen Beard, and a brother, Gerald Sample.
A Memorial service will be held 12 noon, January 7, 2012 at Woodward Funeral Home; family will receive friends one hour prior to service.
In lieu of flowers memorial contribution may be made in his name to Hospice of the Piedmont 675 Peter Jefferson Pkwy. Suite 300 Charlottesville, Virginia 22911 or
The American Cancer Society 1445 E Rio Road; Suite 104 Charlottesville, VA 22901
or the American Heart Association, Inc. P.O. Box 5216
Glen Allen, Virginia 23058-5216