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Leslie Louie

Sam Kim Louie

June 21, 1931 - December 04, 2021

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Sam Kim Louie passed away peacefully on December 4, 2021 in San Francisco, surrounded by his loving family. He fought bravely to recover from heart surgery, but after 90 years of extraordinary living, his body could no longer keep up. Sam was born on June 21, 1931 to Lew Shee and Yee Pai Louie in Stockton, California. Yee Pai arrived at Angel Island in 1909 before joining his older brothers in Stockton. Once there, he grew and sold...  see more
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  • Tony and Bellarine GONZALES
    Tony and I were saddened to hear of your dear husband, father passing. Upon reading his history in the newspaper he had a very full and rewarding life.
    We first met Sam at the famous watering hole, Sampan. He was always so kind and generous to...  more
  • Yukiye Yamashita
    Dear Lorna and family,

    We have enjoyed being your neighbor and friends for over 50 years. During those years Sam has done so much for us. He helped us with our remodeling project, taught us many cooking tricks and even had us over to enjoy his...  more
  • Robert Lauchland
    Dear Louie Family,

    Sad to hear of your loss but our family have warm memories of Sam. My Dad worked with Sam and your home was always so welcoming to all of us kids from Tokay High School who would be there working on band activities on school...  more
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    • Robert Lauchland
      Leslie Louie Thanks Bob. It's good to hear from you and your memories of our high school days. I realize that Dad was keeping an eye on us and deciding whether we were hanging out with a good crowd!
      • December 20, 2021
  • Bennie Chun
    To Lorna and family,
    Please accept my deepest condolences. I offer you my heartfelt support and friendship in this difficult time. I have known Sam for over five years and I have always looked up to his leadership and valued his opinions. We, at the...  more
  • Dale Fong
  • Sun Minnick
    As a board member of the Quan Ying Foundation Sam, for many years, faithfully participated in senior housing discussions affecting the low-income seniors living in the old area of what was known as Stockton's Chinatown. Our board will miss his elderly...  more
  • Pat Kim
    Our deepest condolences to Lorna & family.
    Sam’s passing is a great loss to the Stockton Chinese Community…he was a leader in many organizations… but above all, Sam was always the calm voice of reason whenever there were conflicts within. ...  more
  • David Nix
    Our hearts go out to the Louie family. It was always great to talk to your dad at family get togethers. He was always warm and welcoming.
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