Survivors include daughter, Darlene Huth and husband Terry of Pleasanton; grandsons, Jeremy Huth and wife Bea Ramos and Luke Huth and wife Valerie; and great granddaughter Lily Claire Huth.
Preceded in death by his parents; wife; son, David Harry Samsel; brother, Hilmer Samsel; and sisters, Louise Abend, Nola Deming, and Janet Kitchen.
Visitation was held Monday Feb. 13, 2012 at Rhodes Funeral Home Chapel in Karnes City. The funeral service was held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, at the funeral home. Interment followed in the Karnes City Cemetery. Rev. Walter Hill III officiated. Funeral services were entrusted to Rhodes Funeral Home where the on-line guestbook may be signed at rhodesfuneralhomeinc.com.