William (Bill) Francis
William (Bill) Francis Snodgrass, born September 20, 1929 passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on April 10, 2016. Bill was the second of four children born to William and Hazel Snodgrass. After his marriage to Eva, he farmed for four years and then worked for Dowell CDA for twelve years. In 1968 they returned to farming in Okotoks and in 1974, Bill and Eva purchased a farm north of Stettler where they lived until 2005 when they moved into town.
Bill was predeceased by his parents, two brothers and one sister-in-law. Bill is survived by his loving wife of 64 years Eva, four sons and one daughter, nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren, as well as many wonderful relatives and friends.
A celebration of Bill’s life will be held on Friday, May 20, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at the Heartland Chapel of Stettler Funeral Home.
Memorial donations may be made to ISTAR – Elks Foundation for stuttering treatment and research c/o Stettler Funeral Home, Box 1780, Stettler, AB, T0C 2L0. Sympathies may be forwarded to the family by signing the guestbook at www.stettlerfuneralhome.com.
STETTLER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORIUM,
403-742-3422, entrusted with the
care and funeral arrangements.