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Samuel Faith Lincoln

Samuel Faith Lincoln

November 2, 1961 - February 23, 2018

Samuel FAITH Lincoln was born in Erie, PA on Nov. 2, 1961 to Edna & Samuel B. Lincoln. He Left Duluth from Viewcrest Health Center on Feb. 23, 2018, when he changed his address to HEAVEN.
Sam was the 8th of 9 children. Siblings Ellis Daniel, Ella Daniel & Pat Engstrom preceded Sam in death. Surviving siblings: Carol Gilbo of Erie; Tom Daniel of Seattle; Don & David Daniel, & Louis Lincoln, all of Duluth. Also survived by many loving family & friends everywhere.
Sam sang, played Trumpet, & played many sports: Basketball at 1st Pres. Church in downtown Duluth, where Sam served in many areas. Sam was a fast Guard on the court, leading teams to victory at Emerson, Washington Junior & Duluth Central. He golfed, played tennis, and loved biking, working for Stewart's Wheel Goods for over 15 years.
Sam was Amazing in SALES: Colombia Clothing, Mainstream Fashions, Livingston's 222 Shop, Foreman & Clark. Cars: Northstar Ford & Kapus Erickson. Portraits for United Church Directories, and his Favorite Job: ICE CREAM at Bridgeman's downtown. Sam even served ice cream to people from the parlor in his old home, even in the hot tub!
Sam loved Serving others: People, God, Family, Friends, strangers. He clipped Mom's Lilacs for shut-ins in nursing homes, never realizing he would be in long-term care for his final 12 years.
Sam was Passionate about his FAITH in Jesus, plus his middle name was FAITH & he FREELY shared his testimony.
"Only one life. 'Twill soon be past;
Only what's done for Christ will last."
Visitations & Service: Sun., 3/11: 4 to 6PM - Visitation in Sanctuary. Mon., 3/12: Noon Service, with Visitation at 11 AM. Duluth Gospel Tabernacle, 1515 West Superior St., Duluth 55806.
Lunch to follow in Fellowship Hall.