Samantha J. “Sam” Hosie, 18, died Friday, Aug. 9, in an auto accident in Ottawa County. She was born Aug 25, 1994, in Salina, the daughter of Timothy D. and Stephanie D. (Ribordy) Hosie. Growing up in Abilene, she attended local schools and was employed as a waitress at Pizza Hut.
She is survived by her mother, Steph Hosie, Salina; father Tim Hosie, Abilene; Sisters Alisha Racey, West Hempstead, NY; Miranda Hosie, Salina; brother, Dalton Hosie, Abilene; maternal grandparents Shorty and Karen Ribordy, and paternal grandparents Robert and Joyce Hosie, all of Abilene.
Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, at the Danner Funeral Home with Pastor Richard Middleton officiating. Interment will follow in the Newbern Cemetery south of Abilene.
The family will receive friends 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Danner Funeral Home. The family suggests memorial contributions in her name be given to the Sam Hosie Memorial Fund. They may be left at or sent in care of the Danner Funeral Home P.O. Box 758 Abilene, KS 67410.
(This obituary was written and paid for by the family of Samantha J. “Sam” Hosie)