Samuel Woodruff
1998 ~ 2013
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Samuel Avery Woodruff was born May 4, 1998, in Grand Junction, Colo., and passed from this life of natural causes on Aug. 10, 2013, at the age of 15 years and 3 months, in his home in Moab, Utah. Sam is the son of Merry Ruth Woodruff, and adopted grandson of Sandi Roedel, both of Moab.

Sam was entering the 10th grade at Grand County High School, where his interests lay in football (as a lineman for the Red Devils) and auto mechanics.

Sam is survived by his mother, Merry; grandmother, Sandi; uncles: Billy (Angie) Roedel, Mike (Jacquie) Roedel, Danny (Kelly) Woodruff, and Dave (Monica) Hester; aunts: Debbie (Ed) Hiett, Deborah Cunningham, and Scarlet Woodruff. He is also survived by a multitude of cousins, both natural and adopted.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Bonnie Jean and Dallin Blaine Woodruff; great-grandparents, Bertha and Leonard Woodruff and Blanche Miles; as well as uncles, aunts, and cousins.

Funeral services will be held Friday Aug. 16, 2013, at 4 p.m., at the Grand County High School auditorium, officiated by Rev. Vernon Finck and assisted by Bishop David Knutson. A viewing will be held Thursday, Aug. 15, from 6 to 8 p.m., at Spanish Valley Mortuary.

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