Bertrand “Bert” Sample

Bertrand E. “Bert” Sample, 85, of Madison, passed away on Monday, August 28th, 2017 at the Good Samaritan Society in Howard.  Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 1st, 2017 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Madison, with military honors to follow at the church.  Visitation will begin at noon on Thursday with the family present from 5:00-7:00 p.m. with a prayer service at 7:00.  Family inurnment will be held at a later date.

Survivors include:  his wife, Jenean of Madison; two sons – Steve Sample of Sioux Falls and Randy Sample of Madison; one daughter – Catherine Lester of Madison; two sisters – Edna Doering of Madison and Leora Gabrielson of Sioux Falls.

The Ellsworth Funeral Home in Madison is in charge of arrangements.