Samuel Wehjla

August 25, 1980 — March 26, 2019

Samuel Wehjla

Samuel Midayee Wehjla Jr. was born August 25th, 1980 in Liberia, West Africa to Samuel Wehjla Sr. and TeTe. Samuel was educated in Libera, where he graduated from High School and went on to college. Samuel eventually moved to Des Moines, IA where he met his wife, Tina, and they began a life and started a family in the States.

He was employed as a caregiver in a group home, and also worked as Technical Support Staff. Samuel Wehjla passed away on March 26, 2019. Samuel is preceded in death by his parents, TeTe, and Samuel Wehjila Sr. and he is survived by his wife Tina Gbeh, his siblings, Celeste Budu, Regina Smith, Gabriel W., Eugenia Jah, Winnie Gardea, his children, Samuel Jr. III, Samantha, Patience Grant,  Neymah, and Fosterna. He memory will be cherished by all that he was connected to and he will be dearly missed.

Funeral services are planned for 11;00 on April 20, 2019, at Glad Tidings Assembly of God, in Des Moines, Iowa.


To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Samuel Wehjla, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Funeral Service

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Starts at 11:00am

Henderson's Highland Park Funeral Home

3500 6th Ave, Des Moines, IA 50313

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree