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Burnita "Sam" Wolfing
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Burnita “Sam” Wolfing

Burnita “Sam” Wolfing, 74, St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2018.
She was born August 27, 1943 in Atchison, Kansas to Oral and Melba (Sears) Samuelson.
Sam enjoyed going shopping, camping, knitting, music and the Native American way of life.
She was preceded in death by her father; daughters, Tammy Boydston, Micki Locke; brother, Charles Samuelson; and ex-husband, Robert Wolfing, Sr.
Survivors include mother, Melba Lister; daughters, Sammi Puett, Stacy Curtis (Charles); sons, Michael “Leo” Locke, Robert Wolfing, Jr. (Gayle), Michael Wolfing, Sr. (Shirley), Rodney Wolfing (Malinda), Kim Wolfing; 29 grandchildren; 43 great-grandchildren; sister, Glenda Buster and numerous other sisters, brothers, nieces, nephews; and beloved dog Brutus.
Natural Farewell under the direction of Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Online guest book and obituary at

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