RAPID CITY | George Wester Samuelson, 78, went to meet his maker on Sept. 5, 2017.
Wes was born in Chicago, IL to George W. and Dorothe Samuelson. He graduated from Morgan Park Military Academy and attended Ripon College. He ranched near Custer and Halfway, MO for several years. Wes resided in Rapid City for the last 33 years.
Wes was an avid snow skier as a young man. He spent many years working with and riding horses. He loved riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle. He was known for his quick wit and humor. Wes made friends with everyone he met and will be dearly missed by his family and friends.
Wes is survived by his wife Adele; brother Jeffery (Peggy) Samuelson; sister-in-law Rhonda Voegelstein; sons Charlie Samuelson and Bart (Nicole) Samuelson; daughters Beth Baker and Bonnie Samuelson; and several grandchildren, nieces and nephews.