DWAYNE FRANCIS SAMUELSON
Dwayne Francis Samuelson, 78, of Fairfield, IA, passed away peacefully on November 27, 2020, at the Jefferson County Health Care Center. A Funeral Mass will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 3, 2020, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Fairfield, IA, with Father Nick Adam officiating. Following the service, his body will be cremated with burial to be held at a later date. A Rosary Service will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 3, 2020, at St. Mary. Mask and social distancing will be required. Memorial contributions in Dwayne's honor may be directed to the family and mailed to 507 West Monroe Ave., Fairfield, IA 52556. Friends may leave online condolences at www.cranstonfamilyfuneralhome.com.
Dwayne Francis Samuelson was born on October 31, 1942, in Richland, IA, to Clarence and Nathalia Pauley Samuelson. He graduated from Washington High School in 1961. Dwayne was an active member of St. Mary Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus. Dwayne loved keeping his flower beds weeded and planting flowers. He enjoyed woodworking, grilling, and spending time with his family and friends.
Dwayne is survived by his loving wife of 43 years, Christee; three daughters, Teresa Hungerford, Angela Samuelson, and Cheryl Samuelson; one son, Dean Samuelson; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; one sister, Janice Reed; a brother, Dale Samuelson; as well as many extended family and friends.
Dwayne was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Carey Hungerford; and a grandson, Jeremy Hungerford.