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Obituaries

Obituaries

Catharine Lois Baker Snodgrass 1907 - 2005 Humboldt

Graveside services for Catharine Lois Baker Snodgrass, 98, Emporia, will be at noon Thursday at Mount Hope Cemetery in Humboldt. Mrs. Snodgrass died Friday, July 1, 2005, at Presbyterian Manor in Emporia.She was born May 27, 1907, southeast of Humboldt, the daughter of Clement V. Baker and Catharine Alice Kissell. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Emporia, where she was active in several church circles. She was also a member of Priscilla Sisters.She married Harold F. Snodgrass on Dec. 23, 1925, in Humboldt. He died on Sept. 30, 2000.Survivors include a daughter, Virginia Cunningham, Emporia; four sons, Erlin Snodgrass and Dwight Snodgrass, both of Shell Knob, Mo., Bruce Snodgrass, Lawrence, and J.D. Snodgrass, Grand Junction, Colo.; and 22 grandchildren, 44 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren.The family will greet friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Roberts-Blue-Barnett Funeral Home in Emporia.The family suggests memorials to the Emporia Presbyterian Manor or First United Methodist Church in Emporia, sent in care of the funeral home, 605 State, P.O. Box 175, Emporia 66801.