Our loving husband, dad and grandpa, Samuel Frederick Suazo, passed away unexpectedly, on December 1, 2020 in St George, Utah, at the age of 59. He was born October 10, 1961 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Patricia Ann Pacheco Suazo and Samuel Flavio Suazo. He married his best friend and partner in adventure, Rebecca Marie Suazo, September 21, 2007 in Park City, Utah.
Samuel grew up in Salt Lake City, Utah and loved to play soccer and hockey. He attended Granite High School. Samuel was a member of the Cement Mason’s unions located in Riverside, California and Salt Lake City, Utah for 30 years. For the past 11 years, he was a proud member of the IBEW (International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers) Union, local #57 out of Salt Lake City. He was a hard worker and enjoyed his craft.
He enjoyed traveling and experiencing the world. Especially to the beach, where he could just sit on the beach and watch the waves come crashing in. Samuel was known for his jovial, charismatic personality, always joking around and wanting to have fun, no matter what he was doing. He had a passion for Corvettes that started when he was young, with is parents having a couple themselves. Sam ended up getting a 2014 Corvette Stingray, he was fanatical over that car. He also enjoyed going to car shows, NASCAR races, car club events and car club get togethers. He so enjoyed meeting new people. He always wanted to go go go, go out and see what was going on in the city, wherever we were. Samuel will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
He is survived by his wife, Rebecca Marie Suazo of St George, Utah. Children: Ryan Suazo (Courtney) of Manhatten, Montana, Amber Suazo of Silverdale, Washington, Lindsie Baird of Mesquite, Nevada, Samuel Suazo (Raschelle) of Mesquite, Nevada, and Mikayla Nilson of St George, Utah. Grandchildren: Dante Suazo, Damian Suazo, Nathanial Suazo, Mallory Suazo, Brayden Brien, Myleah Brien, Emri Brien, Jacob Baird, Jr., Isabella Baird, Jaxon Baird, Gavyn Baird, Charlie Baird, Dominick Muirbrook, Shyanne Muirbrook, Hayden Suazo, Samantha Suazo and Adalynn Suazo. Samuel is also survived by his father, Samuel Suazo and sister, Rosalee Garcia (Hector). Samuel was preceded in death by his mother, Patricia Suazo.
Thank you to family, friends and neighbors that have reached out during this time. It has been greatly appreciated.
A Celebration of Samuel’s Life will be held at a later date due to COVID-19 restrictions.
Arrangements are made under the direction of Hughes Mortuary, 1037 East 700 South, St. George, Utah. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Rebecca Suazo, 5913 S Sirius Way, St. George, Utah 84790.
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