Samuel Surman Jr., 68, husband of Karen Dawn (Sundstrom) Surman, passed away on Saturday, February 19, 2022, at Phoenixville Hospital.

Born in Pottstown, he was the son of the late Samuel Surman Sr. and JoAnn Florence (Mast) Surman.

Samuel worked at Dana in Pottstown for 44 years. He was a member of Boyertown American Legion, a member of Pikeville Gun Club, and a member of St. Gabe’s Lodge in Stowe. Samuel enjoyed hunting, music, and going out on his son’s boat. He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

Surviving along with his wife Karen, are his sons Christian Surman, husband of Patti, Joshua Surman, husband of Kiowa, and Seth Surman, husband of Carla; sister Sharon Dice; grandchildren Seth David Surman Jr., Isabella Surman, Victoria Surman, and Nova Surman; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 5, 2022, at 11:00AM at Catagnus Funeral Home (711 N. Franklin St., Pottstown, PA 19464). Burial will follow at Highland Memorial Park. A visitation will also be held on Saturday, March 5, 2022, from 10:00-11:00AM at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Southeastern Veterans' Center (11 Independence Dr, Spring City, PA 19475) in Samuel’s name.

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Dear Karen and Surman family. There are no words that can be said to make you feel better. Sam was a great kind soul. We will miss him. Had I known about the viewing/funeral sooner , I would have been there. Sincerely, Peggy

~ Peggy Haupt Boyertown, Pa
3/12/2022 2:42:29 PM

Karen and family, I’m so very sorry to hear of Sam’s passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. I will always remember the picnics when we were young and Sam’s fireworks. Sending you love and hugs.

~ Michelle Sobresky
3/3/2022 10:36:02 PM

Dear Surman Family, We send our deepest condolences. Your in our thoughts and prayers.

~ Lauren Andre APO, AP
3/2/2022 6:00:21 AM

Sending our Thoughts & Prayers to Karen and the family..... The Heintz's.

~ Louis Heintz Jr. SPRING MOUNT, PA
2/27/2022 6:48:56 PM

Our prayers are with Karen and her family. Sam Rest In Peace. Diane & Dennis

~ Diane Dolhanczyk
2/25/2022 11:31:09 AM

Our prayers are with your family at this very sad time. So sorry to hear of your loss.

~ Ginger Happe Mineral, VA
2/25/2022 8:24:04 AM

Josh and family, I am so, so sorry to hear about this our deepest sympathies to you and your family .

~ Michelle Sonnie Douglassville, PA
2/25/2022 5:44:30 AM

Prayers for family and friend rest in peace Sam. God bless!

~ C.R. Davis
2/24/2022 5:45:03 PM