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Warren Snodgrass
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Warren Snodgrass was born on February 2, 1936, in Manteca, CA. He went to his heavenly home on March 12, 2011. Warren attended Ripon schools and his career, which he loved, was in carpentry. He retired as superintendent of Acme Construction in 2002. Warren enjoyed water and snow skiing, 49er football, woodworking and tinkering in his shop. In his retirement, RVing was his joy, especially outings with RV friends and visiting historical sites.

He was a committed follower of his Savior Jesus Christ and a faithful member of Calvary Reformed Church. He was affiliated with Monaco Norcal RV group, Modesto Elks and the Modesto Goodtimers RV Club.

He is survived by his wife, Margaret, and children and their spouses, Robert and Sara Snodgrass, Donna and Scott Clark, Wayne and Pam Snodgrass. He was so proud of his 11 grandchildren: Greg and Nicole Snodgrass, Angela and Jason Willoughby, Brad and Whitnie Snodgrass, Jason Clark and Kristin, Dayna Clark, Samantha and Jake Rovig, and Kyle, Olivia, Noah, Chloe, and Luke Snodgrass. He delighted in his three great grandchildren, Adam, Ashley and Neriah. He also leaves two sisters, Audrey Saabye and Lauretta (Carl) DuBois. He was preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Alma Snodgrass.

A celebration of his life and faith will be held on Friday, March, 18, with committal at the Ripon Cemetery at 10 a.m., followed by a memorial service at Calvary Church, 741 W. Second Street, Ripon, at 11 a.m. There will be no visitation. Remembrances may be made to the American Heart Association, Calvary Church Memorial Fund, or Wycliffe Bible translators, PO Box 628211, Orlando, FL 32862.

Arrangements by Deegan Ripon Memorial Chapel; there is an online guest book available at

Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
March 16, 2011