Samuel H. Oesterling, Sr.

April 25, 1932 ~ December 16, 2019 (age 87)


Samuel H. Oesterling, Sr., 87, of Cabot formerly of Butler, passed away on December 16, 2019 at the Good Samaritan Hospice Unit at Concordia Lutheran Ministries.

Born April 25, 1932 in Butler, PA, he was the son of Victor and Marjorie Oswald Oesterling .

Sam served in the US Navy during Korea.

He worked as an administrator for the Butler Assistance Office. He was member of St. Luke Lutheran Church in Cabot, where he served as an elder and reader. He was a very active member of the Butler Lions Club having served in various offices and she was also a former member of the Butler Blind Association.

Surviving are his wife, Contance Shawkey Oesterling, whom he married August 18, 1985, three daughters, Melissa Oesterling of Meadville, Melinda (Pete) Rupnik, Marcella Goldinger of Butler, one son, Samuel H. (Janet) Oesterling, Jr. of Louisburg, NC, his step-daughter, Cathy Steffler of Connoquenessing, his step-son, Dale (Janet) Schreffler of Portersville, his brother, Tom Oesterling of Naples, FL, 2 grandsons and 3 great-grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents, 1 grandson, Tony Cipolla, brothers, Victor Oesterling, and Donald Oesterling, and one sister, Jean.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 10:30 am at the Fox Funeral Home, Inc. Saxonburg with Rev. Barry Keurulainen officiating.

Private interment will follow in Saxonburg Memorial Church Cemetery.

Memorial donations in lieu of flowers may be made to the Alzheimers Association or the Good Samaritan Hospice.

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Memorial Service
December 21, 2019

10:30 AM
Fox Funeral Home, Inc.
410 West Main Street, PO Box 305
Saxonburg, PA 16056

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