Dwight Snodgrass

Obituary of Dwight Snodgrass

E. Dwight Snodgrass passed away early Sunday morning.  Dwight was born in Caldwell, ID. on March 15, 1925.  He was the second child born to George E. and Blanche Snodgrass. He moved to Meridian at the age of three.

He joined the Navy at 18 during WWII as a motor machinist.  After serving, he went to Boise Junior College and finished his degree at the University of Washington, then spent 38 years as a manager for Pacific Metal Co.

He married in 1948, and later divorced. On June 6, 1968 he married the love of his life, Janette Sumpter.  They were married 26 days short of 52 years.  Dwight enjoyed gardening and spending time on their boat at Lake Coeur d’Alene.

He is survived by his wife, three children, Garold Snodgrass (Mindy), Mead CO., Diane Glenn, Kirkland WA., Donna Snodgrass (Marianne), Meridian, ID., step-children, Mike Nicholas (Debbie), Conifer, CO., and Debbie Farnsworth (Bill), Boise, ID., sister, Adrienne Glassinger, Twin Falls, ID., step-sister, Norma Gale, Meridian ID., five Grandchildren and three great grandchildren. He was proceeded in death by his brother Keith.

The family would like to sincerely thank the staff at Morning Star Senior Living for the wonderful care given to Dwight.

A celebration of life will follow at a later date.

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