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 Merrill K. “Kent” Snover

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Merrill K. “Kent” Snover

Birth
Fremont, Dodge County, Nebraska, USA
Death
13 Oct 2009 (aged 67)
Fremont, Dodge County, Nebraska, USA
Burial
Hooper, Dodge County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID
43145256 View Source

The Fremont Tribune (On-Line)
October 14, 2009

Merrill K. "Kent" Snover, 67, of Hooper died Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2009, at A. J. Merrick Manor in Fremont.

He was born Oct. 12, 1942, in Fremont to Merrill and Evelyn (Gerathewohl) Snover. He grew up at Hooper and was a 1960 graduate of Hooper High School. He attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for one year and then farmed with his father for three years. He enlisted in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and served from March 31, 1964 to March 30, 1967. He then attended Bear Valley School of Preaching in Colorado. He came to Fremont, then lived at West Branch, Mich., and Blair, where he preached. He moved to Gilcrest, Colo., in 1990 and then to Windsor, Colo., where he was a federal meat inspector. He returned to Fremont in 1994 and preached at Fremont Church of Christ and also continued his work as a meat inspector at several area meat packing plants. He was a member of American Legion Post 18 of Hooper and Veterans of Foreign Wars Winslow-Hooper Post 10535.

Survivors include: four daughters and sons-in-law, Bethany and Tracy Salvman of Evans, Colo., Barbra and Duke Dotson of Arlington, Texas, Brye Snover and Makala Snover, both of Scottsbluff; a brother and sister-in-law, Steve and Loretta Snover of Fremont; a sister and brother-in-law, Kay and Steve Ritchey of Radford, Va.; seven grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a brother.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Moser Memorial Chapel in Fremont with J.R. Patterson officiating. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday with family receiving friends from 5-7 p.m. today, all at the funeral home. Burial will be in Hooper Cemetery at a later date. Military honors will be conducted by members of American Legion Post 18 of Hooper and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Winslow-Hooper Post 10535.
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The following was submitted by Connie "MrsB"

Snover, Merrill K 10/13/2009

Portrait in paper; Veteran emblem in paper

Obituary printed in Oct. 16, 2009 Enterprise, Blair, Nebraska; there is another obituary Oct. 14, 2009 Fremont Tribune, Fremont, Nebraska on FindaGrave website

Merrill K. Snover, 67

Merrill K. Snover, 67, of Hooper, died Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2009, at the A.J. Merrick Manor in Fremont.

Services are 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, at Moser Memorial Chapel in Fremont. Military honors will be conducted by members of American Legion Post 18 of Hooper and the VFW Winslow Hooper Post 10535. Interment at a later date will be at the Hooper Cemetery.

Merrill K. “Kent” Snover was born Oct. 12, 1942, in Fremont to Merrill and Evelyn (Gerathewohl) Snover. He grew up at Hooper and was a 1960 graduate of Hooper High School. He attended the University of Nebraska at Lincoln for one year, and then farmed with his father for three years. He enlisted in the United States Army during the Vietnam War and served from March 31, 1964, to March 30, 1967. He then attended Bear Valley School of Preaching in Colorado. He moved to Fremont, then lived at West Branch, Mich., and Blair, where he preached. He moved to Gilcrest, Colo., in 1990, and then to Windsor, Colo., where he worked as a federal meat inspector. He returned to Fremont in 1994 and preached at the Fremont Church of Christ and also continued his work as a meat inspector at several area meat packing plants.

He was a member of the American Legion Post 18 at Hooper and the VFW Winslow-Hooper Post 10535.

He is survived by four daughters and sons-in-law, Bethany and Tracy Salvman of Evans, Colo., Barbra and Duke Dotson of Arlington, Texas, Brye Snover and Makala Snover, both of Scottsbluff; seven grandchildren; brother and sister-in-law, Steve and Loretta Snover of Fremont; sister and brother-in-law, Kay and Steve Ritchey of Radford, Va.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, David.

Memorials are suggested to the Nebraska Stroke Foundation.
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Obituary courtesy of the Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings on file in the Blair, Nebraska library.
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The Fremont Tribune (On-Line)
October 14, 2009

Merrill K. "Kent" Snover, 67, of Hooper died Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2009, at A. J. Merrick Manor in Fremont.

He was born Oct. 12, 1942, in Fremont to Merrill and Evelyn (Gerathewohl) Snover. He grew up at Hooper and was a 1960 graduate of Hooper High School. He attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for one year and then farmed with his father for three years. He enlisted in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and served from March 31, 1964 to March 30, 1967. He then attended Bear Valley School of Preaching in Colorado. He came to Fremont, then lived at West Branch, Mich., and Blair, where he preached. He moved to Gilcrest, Colo., in 1990 and then to Windsor, Colo., where he was a federal meat inspector. He returned to Fremont in 1994 and preached at Fremont Church of Christ and also continued his work as a meat inspector at several area meat packing plants. He was a member of American Legion Post 18 of Hooper and Veterans of Foreign Wars Winslow-Hooper Post 10535.

Survivors include: four daughters and sons-in-law, Bethany and Tracy Salvman of Evans, Colo., Barbra and Duke Dotson of Arlington, Texas, Brye Snover and Makala Snover, both of Scottsbluff; a brother and sister-in-law, Steve and Loretta Snover of Fremont; a sister and brother-in-law, Kay and Steve Ritchey of Radford, Va.; seven grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a brother.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Moser Memorial Chapel in Fremont with J.R. Patterson officiating. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday with family receiving friends from 5-7 p.m. today, all at the funeral home. Burial will be in Hooper Cemetery at a later date. Military honors will be conducted by members of American Legion Post 18 of Hooper and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Winslow-Hooper Post 10535.
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The following was submitted by Connie "MrsB"

Snover, Merrill K 10/13/2009

Portrait in paper; Veteran emblem in paper

Obituary printed in Oct. 16, 2009 Enterprise, Blair, Nebraska; there is another obituary Oct. 14, 2009 Fremont Tribune, Fremont, Nebraska on FindaGrave website

Merrill K. Snover, 67

Merrill K. Snover, 67, of Hooper, died Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2009, at the A.J. Merrick Manor in Fremont.

Services are 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, at Moser Memorial Chapel in Fremont. Military honors will be conducted by members of American Legion Post 18 of Hooper and the VFW Winslow Hooper Post 10535. Interment at a later date will be at the Hooper Cemetery.

Merrill K. “Kent” Snover was born Oct. 12, 1942, in Fremont to Merrill and Evelyn (Gerathewohl) Snover. He grew up at Hooper and was a 1960 graduate of Hooper High School. He attended the University of Nebraska at Lincoln for one year, and then farmed with his father for three years. He enlisted in the United States Army during the Vietnam War and served from March 31, 1964, to March 30, 1967. He then attended Bear Valley School of Preaching in Colorado. He moved to Fremont, then lived at West Branch, Mich., and Blair, where he preached. He moved to Gilcrest, Colo., in 1990, and then to Windsor, Colo., where he worked as a federal meat inspector. He returned to Fremont in 1994 and preached at the Fremont Church of Christ and also continued his work as a meat inspector at several area meat packing plants.

He was a member of the American Legion Post 18 at Hooper and the VFW Winslow-Hooper Post 10535.

He is survived by four daughters and sons-in-law, Bethany and Tracy Salvman of Evans, Colo., Barbra and Duke Dotson of Arlington, Texas, Brye Snover and Makala Snover, both of Scottsbluff; seven grandchildren; brother and sister-in-law, Steve and Loretta Snover of Fremont; sister and brother-in-law, Kay and Steve Ritchey of Radford, Va.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, David.

Memorials are suggested to the Nebraska Stroke Foundation.
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Obituary courtesy of the Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings on file in the Blair, Nebraska library.
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  • Created by: hhwagner
  • Added: 15 Oct 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 43145256
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/43145256/merrill-k-snover: accessed ), memorial page for Merrill K. “Kent” Snover (12 Oct 1942–13 Oct 2009), Find a Grave Memorial ID 43145256, citing Hooper Cemetery, Hooper, Dodge County, Nebraska, USA; Maintained by hhwagner (contributor 46857499).