Samuel Langfeldt, 75, passed away on April 5, 2021, in Plymouth, after a courageous battle with cancer during the past year.
Sam was born the son of Howard R. and Alberta (Huff) Langfeldt on April 24, 1945, in Plymouth. He had been a lifelong resident of the area.
On June 9, 1968, Sam and Patricia Carr were wed at the Rochester Baptist Church. He spent a lifetime as a farmer raising swine, beef cattle and grain. As he began to slow down with the farming he found enjoyment working at Culver Tool until he retired. While at Culver Tool, he worked in general maintenance, and was well liked, and was known as a social coordinator there, enjoying the interactions he had with his coworkers. He was a member of Farm Bureau and volunteered at David’s Courage, and had formerly attended the Sunrise Chapel.
During his free time, he cherished attending his grandchildren’s events, as well as Notre Dame basketball games. He also enjoyed woodworking, fishing, camping, and traveling to Arizona. He was known as a gardener, and gave sweet corn to many people over the years.
Those who will cherish memories of Sam are his loving wife, Pat; daughters: Jennifer Stults and her friend Tim Thompson of Argos; Cindy (Greg) Surber of South Bend; son, Joel (Tami) Langfeldt of Plymouth; brothers: Paul (Sandy) Langfeldt of Plymouth; Edward (Linda) Langfeldt of Plymouth; his beloved dog, Razz; brother-in-law, Bob (Faye)Carr Houghton, Mich.; and also missing him are his grandchildren: Samantha Simpson, Jessica (Trent) Peterson, Katelyn (Tim) Stamberger, Kendra Langfeldt, Connor Surber, Alison Langfeldt, Elizabeth Langfeldt, and Emma Langfeldt. There are many nieces, nephews, cousins, and Aunt Loretta Huff (John)Smith Bremen, Aunt Helen Slemons, Phoenix, Ariz. All of his Culver Tool friends. Sam was preceded in death by his parents, and his son-in law, David Stults.
Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Monday, April 12. A funeral service will occur at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 13. Both services will be held at Deaton-Clemens Van Gilder Funeral Home (300 West Madison Street, Plymouth, IN 46563). In light of the continuing COVID-19 concerns, wearing of masks and social distancing will be required. Burial will take place at Maple Grove Cemetery, Argos, Indiana. A meal will be served afterwards at community building at the Argos fairgrounds.
Memorials may be made to: David’s Courage (10924 Lincoln Highway, Plymouth, IN 46563), Marshall County Neighborhood Center (402 W. Garro Street, Plymouth, IN 46563) or The Hope Lodge (411 Second Street NW, Rochester, MN 55901).
The family wishes to thank their friends and community for their support during these difficult times.
Deaton-Clemens Van Gilder Funeral Home is privileged to be entrusted with arrangements.