Samantha “Sam” Reichart

ALLIANCE – Samantha “Sam” Reichart, 68, of Alliance died Tuesday at Alliance Community Hospital.

She was born in East Liverpool, on Dec. 4, 1945, the daughter of the late Edward and Sara (Wilson) Temple.

Survivors include a son, Brian Taff of Minerva; stepson Mike Reichart of Sebring; daughters, Michelle (Kirk) Sydnor of Columbus and Crystal (John) Gandee of Alliance; seven grandchildren and four great grandchildren. She also had four “adopted” children, Samantha Metzger, Kerry Hawk, Dominique Powell, and Rachel Whicher. She is also survived by brothers, Harold Temple of Columbus, Alvin George Bailey of Maryland, James Temple of Arizona; and sisters Mary Ann Watson and Maxine (Wally) Smith, both of East Liverpool.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Dale Reichart whom she married on Dec. 24, 1995 and who passed on Dec. 31, 2003; and a step-son Jim Reichart.

A funeral service will take place at 1 p.m. Monday at Gednetz-Ruzek funeral home in Sebring. Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday. Burial will take place in Grandview Cemetery in Sebring.

Friends may send condolences and sign the guest register online at Arrangements are by Gednetz-Ruzek Funeral Home Sebring (330-938-2526).