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Mary Sneller

February 2, 1940 ~ November 30, 2022 (age 82) 82 Years Old
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Obituary

Mary Jane Sneller was born February 2, 1940, to Francis D. and Frances H. (Ver Steeg) Poortinga, in Otley, Iowa.  

Mary attended Bunker Hill School and was a 1958 graduate of Pella High School. On June 10, 1958, Mary was united in marriage to Kenneth Wayne Sneller in Otley, Iowa. They were blessed with three children: Kathleen Sue, Glenda Mae and Daniel Wayne. Throughout her life, Mary worked at the OverAll Factory, on the farm beside Kenny, as a janitor and cook at Twin Cedars School. Mary loved to cook, no one ever went away hungry. Mary enjoyed and cherished her grandkids and great grandkids.

She was a member of Heartland Reformed Church in Pella.

Mary’s Family:

Kathy and Jim Dickinson

            Charles Dickinson

            Monica Dickinson

            Kendra and Alan Belski

                        Chase, Logan

            Sara Dickinson           

            Katelynn Dickinson

            Gerrit Dickinson

Glenda and Kelly Carlson

            Wendy Carlson and Troy De Jong

                        Ryley

            Curtis and Ashlee Carlson

                        Lillee, Kenneth “K.C.”

            Drew Carlson and Brittany Langendoerfer

Dan and Missy Sneller

            Amber and Grant Fynaardt

                        Enoch

            Kyle and Hannah Sneller

Mary is also survived by her sisters Dorothy Neels, Linda Bandstra and Sandy (Don) Den Hartog and sister-in-law Bonnie (Don) Vos.

She was preceded in death by her husband Kenneth Sneller, her parents Francis and Frances Poortinga, her parents-in-law Gerrit and Annabell Sneller, and her brothers-in-law Larry Bandstra and Willis Neals.

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Services

Visitation With Family Present
Sunday
December 4, 2022

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Garden Chapel Funeral Home
1301 Main Street
Pella, IA 50219

Family Sharing
Sunday
December 4, 2022

3:00 PM
Garden Chapel Funeral Home
1301 Main Street
Pella, IA 50219

Graveside Service
Monday
December 5, 2022

1:00 PM
Sand Ridge Cemetery
rural
Tracy, IA 50256

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Mary Sneller

February 2, 1940-November 30, 2022




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Sand Ridge Cemetery - Tracy
Tracy IA 50256

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