Category: Obituaries Obituaries
Published: 13 September 2021 13 September 2021

suzansamuelsonSuzan Samuelson, 70, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Thursday, September 9, 2021 at Gila Regional Medical Center. She was born December 14, 1950 in Chicago, Illinois to Thomas Maschke and Diane Holmes. Suzan loved living in New Mexico with its lightening before a storm. She enjoyed watching the stars.  

She is survived by her husband of 20 years Keith Samuelson of the family home; her daughter, Leah Ross and her husband Jason of Salem, OR; four grandchildren, Brian Martin, Cheyenne Ross, Thomas Ross and Anthony Keane; one great grandchild, Kyron Martin; two brothers, Kevin Maschke and wife Kristie of Hollister, MO; Oscar Maschke and wife Debbie of Chicago, Illinois; her brother in-law, James Moroney of Chicago, Illinois; several nieces and nephews. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Dee Dee Moroney and Sarah Connor.

No service will be held as per her wishes. Cremation will take place at Terrazas Crematory. Arrangements are with Terrazas Funeral Chapels and Crematory “Trusted care for the ones you love” ~ 575-537-0777. To send condolences, visit