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Lynn A Snelson

June 21, 1937 ~ May 4, 2019 (age 81)

Lynn A. Snelson, 81, of Warren, Ohio, passed away peacefully at Ohio Living Lake Vista at Cortland on Saturday May 4, 2019. The son of Ralph and Anne (Lewis) Snelson, was born on June 21, 1937 in Warren.

Lynn was a graduate of Warren G. Harding and continued on at Depauw University where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a member of LAMDA CHI fraternity. He began working for GM as an Accountant and retired after 34 years in 1997. Lynn’s main hobby was stained glass and he also enjoyed golfing, skiing, and traveling. He also enjoyed attending the Indianapolis 500 and rooting for the Ohio State Buckeyes.

Memories of Lynn will be carried on by his son; Ralph A. (Erica) Snelson II of Warren; daughter; Tammy (Mark) Craig of MN; grandchildren; Jessica Craig, Caleigh Craig, Jacob Snelson, and Brady Snelson.  .   

He was preceded in death by his parents; Ralph and Anne (Lewis) Snelson; wife; Lois (Southard) Snelson; brother; Ralph “Jim” E. Snelson; and daughter; Jennifer Snelson.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 am until 12:00 pm Friday May 17, 2019 with funeral services immediately following at Christ Episcopal Church, 2627 Atlantic St., Warren, Ohio 44483. The interment will follow at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that contributions be made in his name to Christ Episcopal Church, 2627 Atlantic St., Warren, Ohio 44483.

Arrangements have been entrusted to McFarland-Barbee Family Funeral Home, 271 N. Park Ave, Warren, OH 44481, (330) 393-9621.  Please visit to view this obituary, and send condolences.

Donations may be made to:

Christ Episcopal Church
2627 Atlantic St., NE, Warren OH 44483

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