Loren J Snodgrass

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Loren J Snodgrass

Elkland, Webster County, Missouri, USA
Death 31 Jan 2014 (aged 89)
Perry, Noble County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Perry, Noble County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 124462724 · View Source
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Loren Joseph Snodgrass was born June 28, 1924 in Elkland, Missouri to Orville and Mattie Inis (Gallion) Snodgrass. He passed away Friday, January 31, 2014 at Perry Memorial Hospital at the age of 89 years, 7 months, and 3 days.

Loren served his country in the United States Navy during World War II.

Loren was united in married with Reva Simmons on June 5, 1948 in Seminole, Oklahoma and to this union two daughters were born, Lorita and Debra.

He worked in the oil field for Arco, were he later retired.

He was a member and former deacon of the Church of Christ in Perry.

Loren enjoyed playing the guitar, mandolin, and the fiddle. He also, loved oil-painting; several of his pieces could be seen in galleries throughout Oklahoma. Loren was a charter member of the Oklahoman Western Artist's Association.

Loren is survived by his wife of 65 years, Reva Snodgrass of the Perry home; one daughter, Debra Kaiser of Perry; six grandchildren, Chad Cheney, Rangar Cline, Robin Goins, Joey Cheney, Jackie Yandle, and Kelli Kaiser; and six great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Lorita Cline; one granddaughter, Tiffany Cline; and three sisters, Rose Willingham, Marlene Harris and Edna McDonald.

Funeral Services will be 2pm, Monday, February 3, 2014 at the Church of Christ in Perry with Gerald Stewart officiating.

Interment will follow in Grace Hill Cemetery in Perry.

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Loren J Snodgrass
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1925
Birthplace: Missouri
Race: White
Home in 1930: Lincoln, Seminole, Oklahoma
Marital status: Single
Relation to Head of House: Son
Father's Name: Orvil E Snodgrass
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Name: Mattie I Snodgrass
Mother's Birthplace: Oklahoma
Household Members: Name Age
Orvil E Snodgrass 30
Mattie I Snodgrass 27
Edna I Snodgrass 8
Loren J Snodgrass 5
Rose L Snodgrass 1 [1 4/12]

1940 United States Federal Census
Name: Lorene Snodgrass
Age: 15
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1925
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Missouri
Marital status: Single
Relation to Head of House: Son
Home in 1940: Lincoln, Seminole, Oklahoma
Inferred Residence in 1935: Lincoln, Seminole, Oklahoma
Residence in 1935: Same House, Oklahoma
Resident on farm in 1935: No
Sheet Number: 13A
Attended School or College: Yes
Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 8th grade
Weeks Worked in 1939: 0
Income: 0
Income Other Sources: No
Household Members: Name Age
Orvel E Snodgrass 40
Mattie I Snodgrass 37
Lorene Snodgrass 15
Rose L Snodgrass 61
Marlene Snodgrass


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  • Created by: Roger Vick
  • Added: 1 Feb 2014
  • Find a Grave Memorial 124462724
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Loren J Snodgrass (28 Jun 1924–31 Jan 2014), Find a Grave Memorial no. 124462724, citing Grace Hill Cemetery, Perry, Noble County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Roger Vick (contributor 46868454) .