Robert Lee Samson

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March 4, 1926 - June 21, 2024

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Thursday, June 27th from 11 am to 1 pm at Moreland Funeral Home


Thursday, June 27th at 1:00 pm at Moreland Funeral Home


Northlawn Memory Gardens

Robert Lee Samson (Bob)

March 4, 1926-June 21, 2024


Born March 4, 1926, Robert Lee Samson (Bob) of Delaware, Ohio went to be with the Lord, Friday, June 21, 2024 surrounded by love ones. He was preceded in death by his parents Ralph Calvert Samson and Leitha Imogene Samson; his wife and mother of his children Jimmie Ruth (Hall) Samson and the second love of his life Eleanor (Sage) Samson; his brother James (Doris) Samson. Bob is survived by his children Tom (Becky) Samson, Chuck (Jannie) Samson, Robin (Steve) Bodenham, Melissa (Missy) Wulliger and Bruce (Cathy) Samson. Bob had many wonderful grandchildren and great grandchildren who made him so proud. Bob was a WWll veteran who loved to fly, eat bratwurst with sauerkraut, drink black coffee, and wear his Hawaiian shirts! Please wear your favorite Hawaiian shirt to the services in honor of Bob!  Bob served his family, his country, and most importantly his Lord. He was loved very much and will be missed. Funeral calling hours are 11:00 am to 1:00 pm followed by the funeral service 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm, on Thursday June 27, 2024 at Moreland Funeral Home, 55 E. Schrock Road, Westerville, Ohio. Bob will be laid to rest following services at Northlawn Memory Gardens, 7060 OH-3, Westerville. Immediately following gravesite services, please join the family at Bob’s Church, First Baptist Church of Westerville,104 S. Spring Road for food and fellowship. To view his WWll legacy plate, please visit In lieu of flowers, please donate to The Commemorative Air Force – Support CAF – at


Karen Bevins - Jun 27, 2024

My heartfelt condolences to the Samson family. Grandpa Samson was a wonderful sweet man who I always will remember with fondness.

Sara Stoner - Jun 26, 2024

For nearly 25 years I have worked with Bruce and heard stories about his wonderful, amazing dad. I am so sorry for the loss of this wonderful man! What an amazing life he had and he will live on through his children and their children. My sincerest condolences.

Terry Cowan - Jun 26, 2024

Tom, Becky and the Samson family. I wish to convey my heart felt condolences to the passing of your father Bob. You will be in my prayers.

Missy Hall Wulliger - Jun 25, 2024

Thanks for being the man you were and for giving me a life. I miss lots and love you more dad - Uncle Bob❤️

Bruce & Judy Barber - Jun 25, 2024

To the Samson Family, It saddened our heart to hear of the passing of Bob. He was always nice to us and a friend for sure in every respect. The angels in heaven are rejoicing at his presence. He will be sadly missed by all who knew him. You have our deepest sympathy. We are praying to give the Samson Family comfort during these trying times. Bruce & Judy Barber

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