Betty J. Snow, talented musician
Betty J. Snow, 89, of Lewes, passed away peacefully Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, while surrounded by her family.
Born in Gleason, W. Va. Feb. 14, 1925, Betty was a daughter of the late Charles C. Upole and Bessie McCrobie Upole. She worked in budget management for Bell Telephone from 1955-87. Betty would later take a position with H&R Block, where she would work until her retirement in April, 2012.
A talented musician, she was able to play numerous instruments. Betty was also a gifted crafter who enjoyed ceramics, painting, knitting and crocheting. She was a longtime member of the Pioneers, where she made many friends. Above all else, she was a devoted wife, mother, sister, grandmother, and great-grandmother who will be dearly missed.
She is survived by her beloved husband, Coy W. Snow; sons, Bob Snow, Ronald Snow and wife Maureen, Doug Snow, and Tim Snow and wife Trish; sister, Joanne Rohm and husband Joe; 11 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 19, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, where friends may call from 5 until 7 p,m. Interment will be held privately in Gracelawn Memorial Park, New Castle.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Betty's name may be made to the Delaware Humane Association, 701 A Street, Wilmington, DE 19801, or to Compassionate Care Hospice, 702-B Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19805.