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Opal M. Snider

POSTED September 29, 2010 4:50 p.m.

TOPEKA — Opal M. Snider, 105, died Wednesday at Presbyterian Manor of Topeka. She was born February 5, 1905 at Mahaska, the daughter of Amos and Sophenia May. On May 24, 1929, she married Clifford Snider at Ness City. Clifford preceded her in death in 1980. A longtime Hoisington resident, coming from Dodge City, Mrs. Snider was a retired school teacher having taught in Ness City for 12 years..

Mrs. Snider was a member of First Christian Church of Dodge City.

Survivors include: one daughter, Joanne Adams and husband, Charles, Topeka; one son-in-law, Dr. Keith Ritter and wife Becky, Hoisington; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clifford; one daughter, Edith Ritter; and one son, Owen Snider.

Graveside service will be held Friday at 1:30 p.m. at Hoisington Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the charity of the donor’s choice, in care of Nicholson-Ricke Funeral Home.

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