Harry L. Snook, 86, Weikert
Harry L. Snook, 86, of Weikert for over 30 years, entered into rest at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in Hartley Township, due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
He was born March 19, 1928, in McClure, a son of the late George A. and Kathryn (Baker) Snook. He married the former Elizabeth "Betty" K. Kissinger, who preceded him in death in 2003.
Harry attended grade school in Laurelton and was a 1946 graduate of Mifflinburg Area High School.
After graduation he was employed by the Dairyman's League working as a milk tester. Harry then served in the United States Army and was deployed in Korea from 1951-1952. After his honorable discharge, he farmed on the family farm until retirement.
Harry served on the SUN Area Technical School advisory board for 3 years, and the school board of the Mifflinburg Area School District for 20 years.
He was a member of the Mifflinburg Buggy Museum and Union County Historical Society.
Harry was always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need.
Surviving are three brothers and sisters-in-law, William T and Elaine Snook of Moorestown, New Jersey, Kenneth D and Linda Snook of Mifflinburg, and Donald R. and Barbara Snook of Westfield; three sisters and one brother-in-law, Ruth Pioch of Indianapolis, Indiana, Elizabeth and Harold Klose of Allentown, and Wilma Leitzel of New Berlin; a special friend, Dorothy Dickie of Mifflinburg; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by three brothers George, Joseph, and Wilbur Snook.
There will be no public viewing. A graveside service to celebrate the life of Harry will be conducted at 11 a.m., Saturday, at the Hironimus Union Cemetery, Weikert, with Pastor Richard DeVett, officiating.
Memorial gifts may be made to either the West End Library, P.O. Box 111, Laurelton, PA 17835 or the Mifflinburg Buggy Museum, 598 Green St., Mifflinburg, PA 17844.
Funeral arrangements are by Roupp Funeral Home, Inc., 8594 Old Turnpike Rd., Mifflinburg.
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Saturday, July 26th, 2014, 11:00am, Hironimus Union Cemetery
Hironimus Union Cemetery