Managing Funeral Director | Embalmer | Certified Crematory Operator | Preplanning Specialist
Sam grew up in West Burlington, the son of David and Michelle McLeland. He graduated from West Burlington High School in 2007, and 2 years later received an Associate Degree from Kirkwood Community College in Iowa City. Upon graduation, Sam moved to Ankeny, Iowa, to enroll in the Mortuary Science Program at Des Moines Area Community College. Sam is an Iowa and Illinois Licensed Funeral Director and an Iowa life Insurance Producer. Sam is a member of the Burlington Kiwanis Club, Greater Burlington Young Professionals, Team B.E.A.S.T. (Burlington Endurance Athlete Sport Team) and he is enrolled in the 2020 class of the Leadership Academy of Selected Independent Funeral Homes. He and his wife Sammy have a son, Wyatt Bruce, a daughter, Quinn Rose, and their Boston Terrier, Max. In his free time, Sam enjoys disc golf, working out, fishing, kayaking, riding his bike, anything outdoors, and spending time with his family.