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Peter R. Samuelson Peter R. Samuelson

Peter R. Samuelson

Thursday, May 21, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

EHS 2012 graduate

Peter R. Samuelson, 25, of Emmaus, died May 12, 2020, in his home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Morristown, N.J., he was a son of Karl E. Samuelson, of Mount Bethel and Linda M. (Butcher) Samuelson, of Emmaus.

He was a graduate of Emmaus High School, Class of 2012. He was a two-year graduate of Lehigh County Community College, a member of The National Society of Leadership and Success in 2018 at Kutztown, a member of Tau Sigma and graduated with honors from Kutztown University in May 2019.

He was currently in the management trainee program for Uline.

He enjoyed the outdoors and climbed to the top of Mt. Denali, Alaska. He enjoyed bowling, playing disc golf, was an avid golfer and most importantly enjoyed hanging out with his many friends.

He is survived by his parents; beloved brother and best friend, Joshua E. and his wife, Samantha (Lurch), of Whitehall; maternal grandmother, Janet Butcher, of Branchport, N.Y.; paternal grandmother, Harriet Reilly of Bethlehem; aunts, uncles, cousins and so many friends that he counted as extended family.

Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 3893 Adler Place, #170, Bethlehem, 18017.

A memorial service to celebrate his life will be announced at a later date. Arrangements were made by the Stephens Funeral Home, Inc., Allentown.