Samuelsen, Eugene R., - 61, originally of Mays Landing, resided in South Daytona FL, passed away on Friday, January 15, 2021 surrounded by his family. Gene leaves behind his cherished daughter, Jennifer Lynn (Manny) and beautiful granddaughter, Vivianna Rose. Also, his loving mother, Rita and father, predeceased, George. As well as brothers Tony (Lucy) and George (Kay). His nieces and nephews; Erica, Dana (Warren), Angela, Kayla, Breanna, Zachary. His great nieces and nephews; Gia, Stella and Warren. Cousin, Russell Gilbert. Many lifelong friends, Paul Kelly (Pattee), Rebecca, Jason, Heidi, Pat Kelly and all the HLWG to name a few. Also, his in-laws, Shirley Nefferdorf (Jim), Linda Gushue (Neil) and Shirley Cavileer, Edward Nefferdorf; nephews; Jesse Denelsbeck (Jillian), Josh Cavileer, Jeremy Cavileer (Rita) and Jim Nefferdorf, (Keri) Jason, Justin. Great nephew, Dylan. Predeceased in laws; Kenard Nefferdorf, Ken (survived by Maria), nephew Ken and niece, Faith. Born March 25, 1959, in Atlantic City, NJ. He attended Oakcrest High School. He worked at Craig Testing Labs of Mays Landing for decades, from there he was employed at US Labs of Atlantic City. He was a business owner in the home inspection industry. Gene moved to Florida in 2014 where he continued his career as an insurance appraiser at Avatar. He was full of life, always joking and filled any room with laughter, he loved golfing, and enjoying time with his family and friends. The memorial service will be held at a later date when family and friends can gather safely. Gene will be reunited again with Ruth at their final resting place near the beach of Ponce Inlet, FL. In lieu of flowers it is requested by the family to make donations to Vivianna's college fund made payable to Jennifer Samuelsen in care of Boakes Funeral Home, 6050 Main Street, Mays Landing, N.J. 08330. Info. & Condolences at www.boakesfuneralhome.com
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Published by The Press of Atlantic City on Jan. 24, 2021.