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May Snell Damm
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Birth: Aug. 17, 1912
Death: May 29, 2007

May Snell Damm
August 17, 1912 - May 29, 2007

May passed away in her Hollister home, age 94. Born in Nevada City, CA, she came to Hollister at a young age. May resided in Hollister, except when pursuing her education and career.

She received her early education in Hollister public schools. She was a graduate of Hollister High and San Jose State, and received her master's degree from Stanford. After teaching for a brief period in Nevada County, May returned to Hollister where she taught in the Hollister School District for many years.

Over the years she enjoyed many hobbies, including reading, traveling, needlework, and painting.

She is survived by her son Bill Damm and his wife Mary, son Jerry Damm and his wife Suzanne, and daughter Judy Caporgno and her husband Joe, all of Hollister. She is also survived by seven grandchildren: Bill and Steve Caporgno, Karen Franco, Kristen, John, and Adam Damm, and Kristi Woodall. She also leaves eight great-grandchildren.

Damm was preceded in death by her husband Johnnie, her daughter, Joan Damm, and grandson David Damm.

Funeral services were held on Tuesday, June 5, 2007, at Black Cooper Sander Funeral Home. Interment at IOOF Cemetery. Services provided by: Black Cooper Sander Funeral Home.
Family links: 
  James Snell (1878 - 1961)
  Emma Louisa Nankervis Snell (1881 - 1979)
  John August Damm (1911 - 1968)*
  Joan Arlene Damm (1939 - 2002)*
  Esther Snell Brown (1907 - 1987)*
  May Snell Damm (1912 - 2007)
  William N. Snell (1916 - 2006)*
*Calculated relationship
Odd Fellows Cemetery
San Benito County
California, USA
Created by: Candice xo
Record added: May 31, 2007
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May <i>Snell</i> Damm
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To my favorite teacher with gratitude for all the encouragement you gave me and the love and care I felt from you. May you rest in peace and I am sure you are sorely missed. With great respect.
- Judy Stone Bacon
 Added: Dec. 14, 2014

- BendB
 Added: Aug. 29, 2013

- Candice xo
 Added: May. 31, 2007

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