Daniel Samen Follmer, 34. Beloved husband of Jessica Rhoades; son of Anita Samen and David Follmer; brother of Max and Sarah Follmer; son-in-law of Lance and Beth Rhoades and brother-in-law of Lori (fiancé Brian Eatherton) Rhoades; nephew of Harley and Harriet Follmer, Cynthia (Jonathan Samen, z”l) Samuelson, and Debra Samuelson.
Follmer had a celebrated career in college admissions, which reflected his great enthusiasm for the liberal arts and curiosity in all aspects of life. He will be remembered for his kindness, his integrity, and his great respect for the humanity in every person.
Follmer’s final hours were spent in his treasured Hyde Park home, surrounded by family. Services have been held. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to PBS, NPR, or Grinnell College. For info, please call Weinstein & Piser Funeral Home, 847-256-5700.