Sandra "Sam" Stern

Sandra "Sam" Stern, 39, of the town of Trenton, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2007.

She was born on June 21, 1967 and was raised in West Bend where she attended Holy Angels Grade School and later West Bend East High School.

Sam enjoyed a good sense of humor and loved being around children.

Sam is survived by her beloved mother, Shirley; her three loving daughters, Stephanie Engelhardt of West Bend, Jessica Neuendorf of West Bend, and Breanna Hayes of Slinger; and a very special friend, Joe Josaphson of Richfield.

She is further survived by her brother, Glenn (Samantha) Stern of Merton; a nephew and niece, Jonathan and Elizabeth Stern of Merton; and many other relatives and dear friends.

She was preceded in death by her father, Norman.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, March 6, at 5 p.m. at Holy Angels Catholic Church in West Bend, with Father Jerry Brittain as the celebrant.

A visitation with Samís family and friends will be held at the church on Tuesday from 3 p.m. until the time of Mass at 5 p.m.

Myrhum-Patten Funeral & Cremation Service of West Bend is assisting the family.

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