Robert “Bob” Ronald Sampson, 67, of Ely, dies

Robert “Bob” Ronald Sampson, 67, of Ely, passed away peacefully on July 4, 2014 at St. Raphael’s Health and Rehab in Eveleth, MN.  He was born in Ely, MN to Robert and Agnes (Puzel) Sampson.  He grew up in Ely and graduated from Ely Memorial High School.  Bob served in the United States Army then went on to work at Reserve Mining Company and the City of Tallahassee, FL until his return to Ely.  Bob was a member of LedgeRock Community Church.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Agnes; his siblings: Joanne Korpi, Dorothy Kurth, Richard Sampson, Rudy Jandry and Chuck Sampson.  
Bob is survived by his children: Carrie Brusseau of Knoxville, TN, Sara Harper and Robert Sampson and their mother, Nancy, all of Tallahassee, FL; siblings Albin Jandry of Ely and Veronica Johnson of Hoyt Lakes and six grandchildren.