Samantha Lynne (Sam) Mattila

Samantha Lynne (Sam) Mattila, 19, joined her Grammy Chris, Nanny Debbie, and beloved family friend, Karen in eternal life on October 24, 2017.


Samantha was born July 29, 1998 to Kraig and Tammy Mattila in Ishpeming, MI. She had a

passion for animals, painting, family time, hiking, and also a love for the outdoors.


Samantha is survived by father, Kraig Mattila; mother, Tammy Mattila; two older brothers: Kyle and Vance (Kristine) Mattila; Papa Robert Mattila; great-grandfather; and many other aunts, uncles, and cousins.


Visitation will be held at the Methodist Church in Republic, MI on Sunday, October 29, 2017 from 2 p.m.-3 p.m. with service to follow.


Condolences can be sent to 113A Edwards St. Wausau, WI 54401 in care of Vance or Kristine



Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home of Waupun and staff are serving the family.  Please visit our website at for further information and to send condolences.