Elizabeth H. Snell

April 19, 1935 ~ April 13, 2021 (age 85)


Elizabeth H. Snell, 85 of Gaylord, passed away at Munson Healthcare Otsego Memorial Hospital on Tuesday, April 13, 2021.


Born in Houghton, MI on April 19, 1935, she was the daughter of Leo and Helen (Huhta) Leveque.


For over 30 years Elizabeth worked as a medical assistant where she enjoyed taking care of the patients. For 74 years, she was an active member of the Zion Lutheran Church in Ferndale where she taught Sunday school, was on several committees and played an active role. She loved gardening, watching the birds, sightseeing, nature lover and spending time Up North.


She is survived by her children, Richard (Gail) Snell of Livonia, Christine Arndt of Gaylord and Lynn (Andrew) Lawrence of Ferndale; loving grandchildren, Michael, Michele, Andrew, Alex and Matthew; and a special great-granddaughter, Charlotte.


She was preceded in death by her parents; her son-in-law, James Arndt and her brother, Lawrence Leveque.


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