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1956 John 2023

John Snodgrass

July 8, 1956 — March 9, 2023

Punta Gorda, Florida formerly of Scio

John E. Snodgrass, age 66,of Punta Gorda, Florida, formerly of Scio, Ohio went home to be with the Lord on March 9, 2023. He was surrounded by family and friends at the time of his death.

John was born July 8, 1956. He will forever be remembered and loved by his family and the many people lucky enough to have called him a friend.

John was preceded in death by his father William (Donna) Snodgrass and mother Louella (Phil) Rudolph, brother James (Jim) Snodgrass, sister Nita Snodgrass and father-in-law Everett (Bud) Ludwig.

He is survived by his wife Doreen (Dori) Snodgrass of Punta Gorda, Florida, his sons: Christopher Michael Snodgrass of Carrollton, Ohio, James (Kelsey) Snodgrass of New Philadelphia, Ohio, granddaughter Penelope (Penny) Snodgrass of Carrollton, Ohio sister Rita (Paul) Staley of Cadiz, Ohio, sister Carolyn Snodgrass of Alliance, Ohio, brother Joseph Snodgrass of Cadiz, Ohio, brother-in-law Gregg (Nina) Ludwig of East Liverpool, Ohio and mother-in-law Barbara Ludwig of Winter Haven, Florida. John leaves behind many special nieces and nephews along with his two beloved dachshunds Dot and Belle.

John was well known for his sense of humor always quick with a smile and kind word. He loved all sports and was an avid Pittsburgh fan. John spent many years coaching Hot Stove baseball teams. He was a member of the Tappan Lake Volunteer Fire Department serving as a volunteer Emergency Medical Technician. John was the former Director of the Harrison County Job and Family Services and Child Support Enforcement Agency.

We would like to invite friends and family to join us when we welcome John home with a Celebration of Life Service. It will be officiated by Rev. Ed Kovacik at Scott Memorial United Methodist Church, 817 East Market Street, Cadiz, Ohio on Saturday, May 13, 2023 at Noon with lunch to follow.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Tunnel of Towers Foundation, 2361 Hylan Blvd., Staten Island, NY 10306 in his memory. This is an organization he believed strongly in and donated to regularly.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Celebration of Life

Saturday, May 13, 2023

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Scott United Methodist Church

817 E Market St, Cadiz, OH 43907

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