SNEVEL SR., RICHARD
Richard “Rick” A. Snevel, Sr. passed away on June 24, 2015 in Bay Village, Ohio at the age of 72. Rick is survived by his loving wife, Barb (nee Charvat) of 47 years; son Rick, Jr and wife Michelle, daughters Rebecca, Rachel Glauner and husband Dan, Roberta Mayer and husband Joseph; sister Barbara (Snevel) Wheeler, and nine grandchildren, to whom he is known as ‘Grumpa’.
Rick was born on March 20, 1944 in Cleveland, Ohio to Wilbur J. Snevel and Geraldine (Paschal) Snevel (both deceased).
Prior to his extensive battle with Parkinson’s, Rick was an active and dedicated member of Lakewood Congregational Church, the Rocky River #703 Masonic Lodge and the “Big Six” Al Sirat Grotto.
A Memorial Service is scheduled for Friday July 10, 2015 at the Bay Lodge, located at 492 Bradley Road, Bay Village. The family will greet friends and family at 2:30 pm, followed by celebration of his life by Rev. Mark Thomas at 3:30 pm, a Masonic Service at 4:30 pm, followed by a get-together to reminisce with friends and family until 9 pm. Friends and family are welcome to attend and celebrate Rick’s life. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hospice of the Western Reserve at 17876 St Clair Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44110. The family would like to thank the Hospice of the Western Reserve for their kindness, warmth, patience and dedication.