Ava Samuelson

AVA L. SAMUELSON, 101 ROCKFORD - Ava L. Samuelson, 101, died at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, Mar. 2, 2014, in P.A. Peterson Center for Health. Born April 19, 1912, in Rockford, the daughter of Eric and Emma (Anderson) Samuelson. Graduate of Rockford Central High School class of 1930. Ava worked for Allis Chalmers Company for 20 years and Sandahl Farm Services for 13 years. Member of St. Mark Lutheran Church, where she participated in WELCA and sang in the choir. She was also a volunteer at Swedish American Hospital for several years. She is survived by several cousins and friends, including longtime neighbor, Curt Moen. Predeceased by her parents and brother, Earl. Funeral service will be at 1 p.m., Thursday, March 6, 2014, in Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, Ltd., Fred C. Olson Chapel, 1001 Second Ave., with the Rev. Donald Lavelle officiating. Burial in Arlington Memorial Park. Visitation from 12 to 12:45 p.m. prior to the service in the funeral home. Memorials may be made to St. Mark Lutheran Church, 675 N. Mulford Ave., Rockford, IL 61107. To share a memory or condolence, visit olsonfh.com.

Funeral Home

Olson Funeral and Cremation Services, Fred C. Olson Chapel
1001 SECOND AVE  Rockford, IL 61104
(815) 963-6521

Published in Rockford Register Star from Mar. 4 to Mar. 5, 2014