Samuel Scaletta Jr.

Text size

Samuel Scaletta Jr.

August 24, 1940 - August 13, 2018

Samuel Scaletta Jr. Samuel Scaletta Jr. passed away August 13, 2018 at the age of 77. Surrounded at home by his immediate family, he passed peacefully. Sam was born August 24, 1940 in Niagara Falls, NY and was one of four sons (Frank, Larry, Sam, and Paul) to Samuel and Rose Scaletta. Sam was a devoted family man and married to the love of his life, Shannon, for 54 years. He is survived by his wife Shannon, sons Tony (Debi) and Dean (Andrea), and four granddaughters (Halie, Sofia, Alessandra, Briana). Sam was an avid golfer and tennis player, and worked as a commercial real estate broker with MDL Group in Las Vegas, NV.

After graduating from Niagara Falls High he served four years in the US Navy where he learned his photography trade. Sam's last duty assignment was in Hawaii where he met Shannon. Shortly after his honarable discharge, the two married in Vancouver, BC (Shannon's hometown) and returned to reside in Niagara Falls, NY where Sam embarked on his initial career as a professional photographer. He specialized in wedding photography, earning a Masters of Photography degree from Rochester Institute of Technology for his professional accomplishments. He also served for many years as a hockey coach in the Niagara Falls youth hockey programs.

In 1985 he relocated with his family to Las Vegas, NV where he entered the field of commercial real estate and continued to work until his passing. Sam will be missed by many. A Service and Celebration of Life will be held: 11 am August 25, 2018 at Wildhorse Golf Club Ballroom, 2100 W. Warm Springs Rd, Henderson, NV 89014.
Published on August 19, 2018
Send flowers
in memory of Samuel
See more

Obituary published in

Arrangements by

La Paloma Funeral Services (cremation services only)


Memorial service

Saturday August 25, 2018

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Wildhorse Golf Club Grand Ballroom

2100 W Warm Springs Rd, Henderson, NV, USA


Print Guestbook

11 posts

Restore the guestbook to view the 11 more posts by family and friends, and share a memory or message of condolence of your own.