Sammy Dale Settlemire, age 75, passed away at home in Toledo, Oregon of a heart attack. He was born to Marion Samuel Settlemire (Sam) and Della Belle Darst in Atoka, Oklahoma. Sammy graduated high school in Santa Paula, California in 1960.
Sammy had two boys, Danny A. Settlemire and Michael Settlemire. He worked at Georgia Pacific in Toledo, OR as a Mill Wright for 37 years. On September 12, 1994 Sammy married Patty Nendel in Reno, Nevada.
Sammy was a member of the NRA as well as the Big Timber Rifle and Pistol Club. He loved hunting, fishing, traveling in his RV and target practice.
Sammy is survived by his wife Patty Settlemire; son Danny Settlemire (Annette); step-sons: Don and Cris Hinton; four sisters: Ann Crites (Joe), Cheryl Kay Begley, Marilyn Salizar and Linda Winter; eight grandchildren and one great grandson. He is preceded in death by his father, Marion Samuel Settlemire; his son Michael Settlemire; and sisters: Carolyn Hall, Brenda Baker, Linda Wilburn and foster-mom Velva Winter.
Memorial Services will be held at AWPPW Union Hall 138 NW 1st St. Toledo, Oregon from 4pm to 6pm, Friday, November 10th. In lieu of flowers, please contribute to the American Heart Assoc. or Cancer Society.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Affordable Burial and Cremation.