Samuel Kenneth Plank, 18, of Saucon Valley, died on March 5, 2018. He was born September 27, 1999 in Toledo, Ohio; son of Andrew and Tina Lee (Paige) Plank.

Sam was a 2017 graduate of Saucon Valley High School where he was member of the stage crew. He was most recently attending Northampton Community College. Sam enjoyed working as a guide at Lost River Caverns. He was sweet; with a wonderful smile and great sense of humor. Sam loved nature; he was often hiking and camping the various parks and trails in the Lehigh Valley and gathering interesting rocks along the way to add to his collection. Sam found great joy at the beach and he had aspirations of traveling. He shared a passion of history with his father and relaxed playing computer games.

Sam will be dearly missed by his parents; siblings, Chad Paige and his wife, Michelle and Andrea Plank; paternal grandmother, Ellen Plank; as well as his niece; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins.

A visitation will be held at Connell Funeral Home, 245 E. Broad St. Bethlehem, PA 18018 on Friday, March 9 from 6-8 p.m. A memorial service will be held at 11 AM Saturday, March 10 at First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem, 2344 Center Street, Bethlehem, PA 18017 with a reception following the service.