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Stephen W. Samuelson Veteran
June 13, 2022


Stephen W. Samuelson, 73

Dateline: Taunton, MA

Stephen W. Samuelson, age 73, of Taunton, formerly of Hanson, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on Monday, June 13, 2022 at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence. He was the beloved companion of the late Constance G. Johnson, who recently died on May 11, 2022.

Born in Boston, MA on August 18, 1948, he was a loving son of the late Harold R. and Lucille D. (Ruggiero) Samuelson.

Steve grew up in Scituate and was a 1965 graduate of Scituate High School. During the Vietnam War, he proudly served his country for four years in the United States Air Force and was honorably discharged on October 10, 1966 with the rank of Sergeant.

Prior to retiring, Mr. Samuelson had worked as an Electronic Technician. He had made his home in Taunton for the past three years and was a former longtime resident of Hanson, where he raised his daughters with his late former wife Elaine.

Steve’s favorite times by far were those spent in the presence of his adoring family. He was an avid New England sports fanatic, enjoyed playing golf, fishing, gardening, traveling and trips to area casinos.

He is survived by his devoted daughters: Stephenie E. Samuelson of Taunton, Michelle L. Goodwin and her husband Darin of Norton and Rachel L. Mailloux and her husband James of Attleboro. He was the cherished grandfather of Billy Kinsherf and his wife Emma, Chelsey, Dayna, Brayden and Dylan Goodwin, Dominique Carrasco and her husband Steve, James, Hunter and Lainey Mailloux and the treasured great grandfather of Lincoln and Steve. He was the dear brother of Beverly Nastasia of Norwell, Karen Samuelson-Hawley and her husband Gary of Arlington, Dr. Mark Samuelson and his wife Colleen McGrory of Weymouth, Lisa Cordeiro and her husband Joseph of Scituate and the late Roger Samuelson. He is also survived by his loving nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are cordially invited to attend visiting hours on Saturday, June 18th from 3:30-5:30 P.M. at the Norton memorial Funeral Home, 19 Clapp Street (Off Route 140, Taunton Avenue) Norton.

A prayer service, along with military honors will be rendered by the United States Air Force at the conclusion of visitation at 5:30 P.M. at the Norton Memorial Funeral Home. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, Stephen’s family has requested that donations in his memory be made to the Joslin Diabetes Center, 1 Boston Place, Boston, MA 02215

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Norton Memorial Funeral Home
19 Clapp Street
Norton, MA 02766