March 26, 1922 – Aug. 28, 2012
Elsie Howe Snell, 90, died on Aug. 28, 2012, due to complications of a fall. She was born March 26, 1922, in Kane and has lived the last 45 years in Sterling, Colo., before moving recently to South Jordan, Utah.
She married Cecil Wasson Snell on Oct. 3, 1945, in the Salt Lake Temple. He preceded her in death. They were happily married for 52 years. Elsie was a wonderful friend to all who knew her. She brightened everyone’s life through her beautiful music and wonderful sense of humor.
Survivors include her sons Ronald (Karenne) of Parker, Colo. and Wes (Sheri) of South Jordan. Additional survivors include brothers Louis Grant and Leonard Riley Howe; sister Lucy Lou Snell; nine grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, at 10 a.m. at the River Fourth Ward, 1229 West Country Creek Dr. (10775 South), South Jordan, Utah, where there will be a viewing preceding the funeral at 9 a.m. Graveside services will be held Saturday, Sept. 1, at 10 a.m. at the Lovell Cemetery.