DORIS B. SNELL

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DORIS B. SNELL, 92, of North Manchester, passed away at 7:55 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, at Timber-crest Health-care Center, North Manchester. Born April 28, 1926, in Reading, Pa., she was a daughter of Albert F. and Mary A. (Hollinger) Bowers. She met E. DeWayne Snell on a blind date while he was stationed with the 95th infantry division at Indiantown Gap, Pa. They were married on July 14, 1945. The two were married for 67 years before DeWayne passed away on April 13, 2013. Doris worked for Manchester High School as an audio/visual coordinator from 1966 to 1989. Doris attended University of St. Francis for a few years. A member of Manchester Church of the Brethren, she was also a member of P.E.O. Chapter D.K. and the Epsilon Sigma Alpha Sorority of North Manchester. Surviving are her daughter, Marsha (Michael) Flora of Fort Wayne; four grandchildren, Darcy (David Neiman) Flora of Dillon, Colo., Megan (James) Chappo of Prosper, Texas, Christine Gonzalez and Rachel Gonzalez, both of Naperville, Ill.; and one son-in-law, Robert Gonzalez of Naperville, Ill. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; one daughter, Tamara Gonzalez, who died in 2010; one brother, and one sister. Funeral service is 2:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, at Timbercrest Chapel, 2201 East St., North Manchester, where family and friends may call two hours prior from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. and a short P.E.O. service beginning at 12:15 p.m. Pastor Karen Eberly officiating. Burial at Oaklawn Cemetery, 600 Beckley St., North Manchester. For those who wish to honor the memory of Doris B. Snell, memorial contributions may be made to Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home, 5910 Homestead Road, Fort Wayne, (IN 46814) or Timbercrest Charitable Assistance Fund, PO Box 501, North Manchester, (IN 46962). Arrangements are entrusted to McKee Mortuary.
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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Sept. 13, 2018
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