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“Im so sorry to hear about this tragic end to sams life kelly if you need anything we are so close by to you and to your heart in this time of neeed ”
1 of 41 | Posted by: David and Angie - CO

“I just heard of Sammy's passing this weekend. I am terribly sorry for your loss. My family's thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
2 of 41 | Posted by: Audra B - ColoSpgs, CO - Friend

“you will be truely missed sam. rest in peace sam. from the Sickles family. ”
3 of 41 | Posted by: amy - colorado springs, CO

“Sammy, you were a ray of sunshine in this sometimes dark world. Your kind and gentle spirit and purest heart have always served as a reminder of how...Read More »
4 of 41 | Posted by: Lisa Pohlenz - CO

“My dear friends, we just heard the about Sam we are so very sorry for your loss we do know the heart ache. Always in our thoughts and prayers....Read More »
5 of 41 | Posted by: Karen and Nelson - CO

“We were so sorry to hear about Sammy's passing. Your whole family is in our thoughts & prayers. ”
6 of 41 | Posted by: Mark & Jody Neese - Meridian, ID

“My thoughts and prayers are with Kinkennon family Sam,Debbie,Kirby,and Tiffany ”
7 of 41 | Posted by: Johnny Berardi - CO

“I am so incredibly saddened by the loss of Sammy. I will always remember him as the kind person he was, always with a smile on his face. He was a...Read More »
8 of 41 | Posted by: Wrae Duncan-McCabe - Chandler, AZ

“I heard from Tiff this morning about your loss. Words are so hard to express how deeply sorry I am for you. My prayers are with you and your family. ”
9 of 41 | Posted by: Sara (Becker) Mello - Edmond, OK

“A loss like this can be difficult to understand. I know the tremendous bond that your family has will comfort you in the coming days and weeks. We...Read More »
10 of 41 | Posted by: Bill Martin - Colorado Springs, CO

“Sam was a good person and a wonderful friend and classmate. he had one of the kindest loving hearts a person could have. his legacy will live on...Read More »
11 of 41 | Posted by: Joshua Dail - Colorado Springs, CO

“I know how much Sammy & the entire Kinkennon family has meant to our family (Bailey's) - My deepest sympathy for your Great Loss.God Bless you all....Read More »
12 of 41 | Posted by: Judy Jorgensen - Renton, WA

“Sammy I feel like I have lost a son this week also. When you and Scott were growing up you were inseprable.You would call me on Mothers Day to wish...Read More »
13 of 41 | Posted by: Kathy Gardner - Colorado Springs, CO

“Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss…our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. I have never...Read More »
14 of 41 | Posted by: Cindie Van Ackeren - St. Cloud,, MN

“Sam and Debbie our thoughts and prayers are with you and you're family in this time of sorrow. ”
15 of 41 | Posted by: Mike & Jane Cox - Ft. Mohave, AZ

“My heart is with the family at this sad time. God be with you all. ”
16 of 41 | Posted by: Doug Douglass - CO

“My baby boy, I miss your smile so very much. You had such a rough time in life but yet no one would know it. You were always about what you could do...Read More »
17 of 41 | Posted by: Debbie Kinkennon (mom) - CO

“my son you have left us way to soon,you have touched so many live's, and brought us a beautiful granddaughter, rest now my son, no more seizure's,no...Read More »
18 of 41 | Posted by: Sam Kinkennon - Colorado Springs, CO

“We never met you, but was told what a wonderful husband and father you were. We are deeply saddened at the news of your passing. Our niece Kelly, and...Read More »
19 of 41 | Posted by: Derrick & Tammy Westfall - TX

“my thoughts and prayers are with your family. Sam will be with us always. Kelly and Julie are in our thoughts ”
20 of 41 | Posted by: vicki sprague - colorado springs, CO

“Sam was a nice person, and i'm sad to hear of his loss. My condolences to Kelly and Julie ”
21 of 41 | Posted by: Gabrielle J Sprague - CO

“My heart goes out to Kelly, Julie and family. Hold strong to your faith and your family and know that this is just "Until we meet again".. Much Love...Read More »
22 of 41 | Posted by: Tamara Twomey - Littleton, CO

“My thoughts are with all the family and friends. From a fellow marauder, i wish there was a rewind button and saying sorry doesn't take away the gap...Read More »
23 of 41 | Posted by: Emily Lowe - COLO SPGS, CO

“I am always at a loss for words when such a beautiful soul is taken from us. To describe Sam you would have to say how he was a brother, a son, a...Read More »
24 of 41 | Posted by: Bridget Eldridge - CO

“My heart goes out to Kelly. I know her and Sam from when they worked at Albertson's on Academy. A co-worker of Kelly's told me on Wednesday that Sam...Read More »
25 of 41 | Posted by: Sue McCormick - Colorado Springs, CO

“To all of Samual's family. I am so sorry this had to happen to such a wonderful man, father, brother, relative. I know as good as he was in life, he...Read More »
26 of 41 | Posted by: Kenneth Kinkennon - Des Moines, IA

“The memory that stands out the most, Sam, is every time I would see you at the store you would have a smile on your face, and when asked about Kelly...Read More »
27 of 41 | Posted by: Christa Sullivan - CO

“I had the honor of meeting you in person only once but have gotten to know the kind of good person you are through you amazing sister & beautiful...Read More »
28 of 41 | Posted by: Anne Stehno - Colorado Springs, CO

“P.S. thank you for not beating me up as much as Shane and Kirby did when we were little! You were always the one snickering in the background but...Read More »
29 of 41 | Posted by: Tiffany Kinkennon - CO

“Sam, this is all so surreal. I've always bragged about how close our family is and to have a huge part of that taken away has left such a hole in my...Read More »
30 of 41 | Posted by: Tiffany Kinkennon - CO

“Sam, My Brother, My best friend, and mischievous partner in crime. Words can't express the hole in my heart and the void in my life since your...Read More »
31 of 41 | Posted by: Kirby Kinkennon - CO

“It all still seems surreal that your not here. Remembering the times at the races when we were little and how much you have meant to not only your...Read More »
32 of 41 | Posted by: Somer Fay (Bailey) - CO

“Miss you Sam! I was just looking at a picture I took in high school of u and tiff...God choose a really great person to become one of his angels. I...Read More »
33 of 41 | Posted by: Tisha Valenti - minot, ND

“Such a tragic loss has occurred for the world. Sam, you were always smiling and so friendly with everyone. You handed out hugs to those around you,...Read More »
34 of 41 | Posted by: The Price Family - Berthoud, CO

“Well where can one start with the Kinkennon Family? Remembering all the races, the birthday parties and most of all family fun! You treated Chad...Read More »
35 of 41 | Posted by: Monica Douglass - CO

“Sam you were a lot of fun to be around. I know you are up there watching down on your family, kelly and julie will be fine in time, so will your...Read More »
36 of 41 | Posted by: Toni McCord - colorado springs, CO

“Sammy, there is no possible way to sum you up in a word, or in a lifetime. I however Thank God for having been one of the lucky ones to watch you...Read More »
37 of 41 | Posted by: SARAH SULLIVAN - COLORADO SPGS, CO

“There are no words to truly say how much my family and I will miss Sammy... I am so grateful for all the wonderful memories I have growing up with...Read More »
38 of 41 | Posted by: Shannon Riggin - Colorado Springs, CO

“sam you were like a brother to me, i wish we could have spent more time together. i will miss you and i will always love you.I will always remember...Read More »
39 of 41 | Posted by: Janelle Bennefeld - CO

“May Sam rest in peace. He was a wonderful friend and will truly be missed. Prayers going out to the entire Kinkennon family. I wish I could be there....Read More »
40 of 41 | Posted by: Valerie Bratton - Wilmington, DE

“My heart and prayers go out to the entire family. It is so hard to think of Sam gone. Know there are many arms willing to hold you, comfort you and...Read More »
41 of 41 | Posted by: Sally Folsom - Colorado Springs, CO

Survived by his wife, Kelly; daughter, Julie; parents Sam Jr. and Debbie; brothers Kirby and Shane, and sister Tiffany; grandparents Jack and Charlotte Lober, Sam Kinkennon Sr., Nellie Williams, and Edna Kinkennon. Preceded in death by his grandfather Bill Williams. Devoted husband, loving father - "my daughter is the light of my life", cherished son, brother, uncle, and grandson. Samuel was artistic and successful in the culinary arts. He never knew a stranger and would give anyone a helping hand. He was a very hard worker who was loyal and extremely dedicated to his family and friends.

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