age 62, Forest
A Mass of Christian Burial for Patrick E. Snoke will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in St. Mary’s Catholic Chapel, Kirby.
Friends may call 3-7 p.m. Wednesday in the Clark Shields Funeral Home, Forest.
He died Friday, Jan. 3, 2014 at his residence.
He was born May 30, 1951 in Lancaster to the late Earl J. and Mary Katherine (Tobin) Snoke. He married Sharon M. Rahrig on May 15, 1976 and she survives in Forest.
Also surviving are two daughters and a son, Dr. Shannon Snoke of Virginia Beach, Va., Scott (Emily Cramer) Snoke of Forest and Andrea (Jason) Fulks of Findlay; and two sisters, Inez Van Linge and Mary Jane (Norman) Ream, both of Lancaster.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Ronald Snoke.
He was owner/operator of Rahrig Tree Co. Inc., and a grain farmer, and his family owns Forest Truck & Auto “NAPA” in Forest.
Patrick had served on the Forest Fire Department and was chief for two years and he had been an EMT with the Jackson Forest EMS.
He enjoyed hunting, the outdoors and farming.
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Memorial donations may be made to Forest Fire Department in care of Clark Shields Funeral Home, 301 S. Patterson, Forest, OH 45843.