Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Las Vegas – There will be a Mass of Remembrance which will include Las Vegas hockey star Eddie Samuels, who passed on August 6, this Thursday, November 10 at Our Lady of Las Vegas, 3050 Alta Drive, Las Vegas 89107 at 6 pm
Eddie skated on the 2001-02 Red Line with linemates Josh Jasek, Adam Naglich. Rob Pallin was head coach. This was the first Las Vegas hockey team to play in the U.S. Nationals. Eddie then played with the AAA San Diego Jr Gulls, BCHL Victoria Salsa, NAHL Billings Bulls and was captain of the NAHL Fairbanks Ice Dogs. Eddie’s best friend was Eddie Del Grosso who is one of the greatest defensemen of all time in Las Vegas.
Honored on Thursday will be all who passed and who had their funeral services at Our Lady of Las Vegas this year. When Eddie’s name is called his mother Mary Margaret will come forward and receive a lighted candle to place on the alter steps.