SNODGRASS, WENDELL R., 87, passed away Monday, April 28, 2013 at Signature Healthcare.
He was a successful business owner of Wendell's Tavern for 35 years, member of the Scottish Rite, George Washington Masonic Lodge #904, a Shriner, a Navy veteran of World War II and a member of VFW post 682.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Esley and Pearl Snodgrass; brothers, Esley Snodgrass, Jr., and Robert Snodgrass; and a stepgrandson, Wayne Ballard.
He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Faye Snodgrass; a son, Michael Snodgrass; two stepchildren, Sandra Cook and Gary Blankenship; two grandchildren; three stepgrandchildren; brother, Willard Snodgrass; sisters, Ilene Bond, Stella Thies, and Carolyn Hope; and a former son-in-law, Ronnie Cook.
The funeral service will be held Thursday at 12:30 p.m. at the O. D. White & Sons Funeral Home with interment at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central. Visitation will be Wednesday 1-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Published in The Courier-Journal from May 1 to May 2, 2013