2009-02-19 / Obituaries

Harvey D. Snowberger

Needmore, 83

Harvey David "Dave" Snowberger, 83, of Needmore, died Saturday, February 14, 2009, at Fulton County Medical Center.

He was born May 21, 1925, in Wayne Heights, Pa., the son of the late H. Edgar and Reba (Herbst) Snowberger. He was married to the late Janet Bentz. Upon retiring from the United States Air Force after 20 plus years of service, he was employed by H.J. Culler Milk Hauling in McConnellsburg, as a truck driver, until his retirement. He was an avid bingo player. He enjoyed spending time with his dog, Lady and outdoors working in his garden.

He is survived by five stepdaughters: Tanis (wife of Richard) Hillegass of Locust Grove, Va.; Linda L. Smith, Warfordsburg; Jeane (wife of Duane) Williams of Big Cove Tannery; Susan L. Mellott of Needmore, and Mary Brownley, Funkstown, Md.; seven step-grandchildren and five step-great-grandchildren; one sister, Joann (wife of Glenn) Bachtell, Smithsburg, Md.; one niece, Debra Persons, one nephew, Donovan Bachtell; one great-niece; one greatnephew and his very dear friend, Marjorie Ours, Berkeley Springs, W.Va.

He was preceded in death by his parents, H. Edgar and Reba Snowberger; his wife, Janet Snowberger; and one stepgrandson, Brian Hillegass.

Interment was private and at the families' convenience. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Dave's memory to the charity of one's choice. Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Homes, 322 North Second Street, McConnellsburg, Pa., handled the arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.kelso-corneliusfuneralhome.com.

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