Dorothy A. Snodgrass

March 6, 2020


Dorothy A. Snodgrass, 98, of Tremont, passed away at 6:14 pm Friday, March 6, 2020 at OSF St. Frances Medical Center in Peoria.

She was born November 24, 1921 in Scottland, IL to Louis E. and Glenna M. Newton King.  She married Ramon Snodgrass on May 7, 1944 in Walnut Ridge, AR, and he passed away December 28, 2000.

Dorothy graduated from St. Bernice High School in Indiana and attended Brown’s Business College in Danville.

Surviving are one son, Michael (Carolyn) Snodgrass; one grandson, Brian (Karen) Snodgrass of Fairfax, VA; one brother, Neil (Betty) King of Pekin.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Ilene

Dorothy was secretary to the State Superintendent of Schools in Indianapolis, IN for several years, secretary at Northern Indiana Power Company in Clinton, IN, but most of her years working were at Fairfax County Public Schools in Fairfax, VA, retiring in 1979.

She enjoyed doing puzzles, cross stitch, crossword puzzles, crocheting, and ceramics.

She was a member of Tremont United Methodist Church and Tremont Women’s Club.

Her funeral will be at 7:00 pm Friday, March 13, 2020 at Tremont United Methodist Church in Tremont.  Pastor Cathy Clark will officiate. Visitation will be from 5 to 6:45 pm Friday at the church. A graveside service will be at 12:00 noon Saturday, March 14, 2020 at Sugar Grove Cemetery, rural Chrisman, IL.  Davis-Oswald Funeral Home in Tremont is handling the arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Tremont United Methodist Church or Sugar Grove United Methodist Church.

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March 13, 2020

5:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Tremont United Methodist Church
112 W Pearl st
Tremont, Illinois 61568

Graveside Service
March 14, 2020

12:00 PM
Sugar Grove Cemetery

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