June 13, 1933 – September 17, 2012
Upon Samuel’s arrival to the United States, he met Cormie Drew. She became his life partner. Through their union, Samuel became a grandfather to Cormie’s five grandchildren. He developed a strong bond with the grandchildren. Cormie passed away on August 29, 1979.
He is survived by five grandchildren, O. Lidia (Jesus) Drew- Cortez of Silvis, Illinois, Nereida McKenney of Scottsdale, Arizona, Lisa (Paul Crighton) Drew of Lincoln, Nebraska, Wyane (Julie) Drew of Des Moines, Iowa, and Brenda Glasscock of Lincoln, Nebraska; fourteen great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his two siblings, Margaret Hughes and James Coulter.
Graveside services will be held 2PM, Thursday, September 20, 2012 at the Highland Cemetery in Mystic, Iowa with Pastor Walter King officiating. Military rites will take place at the cemetery. A memorial has been established to the Samuel Coulter Memorial Fund and may be given to Lange Funeral Home and Crematory, 1900 S. 18th St., Centerville, Iowa 52544. Condolences may be shared online at www.langefh.com.Information provided by: Lange Funeral Home 1900 South 18th Street Centerville, IA 52544 www.langefh.com