Ernest “Mike” Snook

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202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 2/1/2013 14:00:00

202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 2/2/2013 11:00:00

Ernest D. “Mike” Snook, age 80, resident of Willard, passed away on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at the Ohio Veteran’s Home in Sandusky, Ohio. He was born on June 6, 1932 in Fort Wayne, Indiana to the late Gerald and Evelyn (Gaylord) Snook and had been a resident of Willard most of his life. He retired from MTD in Willard, Ohio. He was a member of the Willard Elks Lodge 1370 and the American Legion. He graduated from Willard High School in 1950 and was an U.S. Army veteran.
He is survived by two sons and daughter-in-laws, Michael and Carrie Snook of Holiday Lakes, Ohio and Daniel Snook of Boulder, Colorado; 4 grandchildren, Mollie M. Snook, Katie Ann (Spencer) Tuttle, Brandon (Tammy) Westbrook and Justin (Ashley) Westbrook; 6 great grandchildren; 5 sisters, Joyce Sanford of Norwalk, Helen Taylor of Mansfield, Sharon Cramer of Greenwich, Geraldine Barnett of South Carolina, and Shiela Bieri of South Carolina; and 4 brothers, Stu Snook of Willard, Don Snook of Mansfield, Leslie “Butch” Snook of Indiana, and James Billman of Willard.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Mary (Fields) Snook, who passed away September 16, 2005; parents, Gerald and Evelyn (Gaylord) Snook; and 2 brothers, Richard Snook and Robert G. Snook; 3 sisters, Eleanor Roberts, Donna Turner and Ruth Ann Stover.
Visitation will be Friday, February 1, 2013 from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M. at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard, Ohio, where the funeral service will be Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. with Pastor Roger Thompson officiating. Burial will be at the Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in Willard, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to the Trinity Lutheran Church or the Alzheimer’s Assoc. Online condolences may be made to the family at


Ruth Shrader Felger - Feb 4, 2013

My deepest sympathy to you and your family at this time of loss. Our prayers are with you.

Brian Bevier - Feb 3, 2013

Mike, Truly sorry to read of your father’s passing. Always great memories when I think of him and most of them are with a cigar. God Bless and know that his struggles are over forever.

Randy & Jean Watts - Feb 3, 2013

We were so sad to hear about Mike, and we send our condolences to the entire family. You will be in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

Rita - Feb 2, 2013

My prayers and thoughts are with you along with my love. Mike was a very special person and one of a kind. Everyone enjoyed being around him. I pray for God’s blessings for you all. With Love, Rita

jeri snyder akermann - Feb 1, 2013

sorry to hear brother sent the news my thoughts are with you all
the akermann family (ron &jeri snyder akermann)

Lowell& Marie Keiser - Jan 31, 2013

To the Snook family. Lowell worked with Mike at MTD. We loved him. We will miss him. Now Mike and Mary are together again. You are in our prayers.

Donna Myers - Jan 31, 2013

Anyone who knew Mike had a smile as soon as they heard his name or saw Mike. Mike was such a great person with such a wonderful sense of humor. My fondest memory of Mike was at the Elks one evening when he conducted a gong show and sang “You Picked A Bad Time To Leave Me Lucille”. Mike was a friend to all and will be missed by many. My sympathy to the family.

Linda & Cledith Franks - Jan 30, 2013

To the Snook family We are pleased to say we knew Mike and his family and enjoyed each time we talked to them. Our children went to school together in fact “Danny” was our daughter Cindys very 1st boyfriend in 1st & 2nd grade.
You all are in our thoughts at this time. Stay stronge.