In Loving Memory of Sam, Our Cherished Brother\n\nIt is with heavy hearts that we honor our memories to Sam, a beacon of light and love that’s been in our lives since 2011 as our family welcomed a friend in as a family member. What began as friendship quickly blossomed into something far more profound; Sam became an integral part of our family, assuming the roles of uncle, brother, and son with grace and warmth.\n\nSam's presence was a gift we cherished dearly. Known for his propriety and eagerness to lend a hand, he was the embodiment of thoughtfulness and generosity. Our family adventures, from camping trips to holiday celebrations, were made all the more memorable with him by our side. Sam's good-hearted nature and self-reliance were traits we all admired deeply.\n\nThough Sam did not start a family of his own, his fatherly instincts shone brightly. He had a natural affinity for caregiving, demonstrated most tenderly when he effortlessly helped care for Ken & Bpou’s children without a moment's hesitation. This act of kindness left an indelible mark on us, and it was in moments like these that we saw the incredible father he would have been. To Ken & Bpou’s children, he was affectionately known as "Uncle Sam," a testament to the special bond they shared.\n\nOur family was truly blessed to have Sam in our lives. His spirit, kindness, and love have left an indelible impact on us all. As we mourn his passing, we find solace in the belief that he has been guided by light to a serene place beyond this world.\n\nSam will forever hold a cherished place in our hearts. His memory will continue to inspire us, reminding us of the power of love and the bonds of family. Sam, you were loved beyond words, and your absence will be felt deeply. Rest in peace, dear brother. You will be missed, but never forgotten. We love you, Sam.