Greg Snider

Died: Wed., Dec. 25, 2013


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Mon., Dec. 30, 2013
Location: Pulliam Funeral Home

Funeral Service

10:30 AM Tue., Dec. 31, 2013
Location: Pulliam Funeral Home

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Gregory Allan “Greg” Snider, age 43, of Oblong, Illinois went to Heaven on December 25, 2013 to celebrate Christmas eternally.

Greg was an avid gun collector, loved gardening, an outdoors-man who loved to hunt, fish, farm, country cruise, ride his Ranger, hang out at the gun shop and watch Duck Dynasty.  He was a loving father, husband, and friend.  He was a family man, loved children, loved to help others and was a prankster at heart.

He will be sadly missed by many until we can be together again forever.  He was a hard worker all of his life.  He worked for Ross Oil Company, worked on his family farm and had been employed at Hershey Robinson for 20 years; a graduate of RHS Class of 1988; and a graduate of LTC as a machinist in 1990; a member of Prairie Licking Twp. Fire Department for several years and presently serving as a township trustee for Licking Township.  Greg loved serving his community.

He was born on June 11, 1970, in Robinson, Illinois, the son of Russell Snider and Nancy (Burner) Snider.  On July 17, 1997, he married Rachel Clark Postlewait and she survives.  Other survivors include his parents, Russell and Nancy Snider of Robinson, Illinois; daughters Katlin Snider and Harlei Postlewait, both of Oblong, Illinois; as well as several aunts, uncles, cousins and his many friends.

Greg was preceded in death by a son/best friend, Stephen Postlewait; paternal grandparents, Ralph and Blanch Snider; Maternal grandparents, William H. “Bill” and Stella Burner.

Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on Monday, December 30, 2013 at Pulliam Funeral Home, Oblong, Illinois. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at the funeral home with Bro. Jeff Monroney officiating.  Burial will be in the White Oak Cemetery, rural Oblong, Illinois.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of a contribution to the: Katlin Snider Educational Fund, C/O First National Bank, 203 West Main St., Oblong, Illinois with envelopes available at the funeral home or may be mailed to: Pulliam Funeral Home, P. O. Box 121, Oblong, Illinois  62449

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Pat & Patty King
   Posted Sat December 28, 2013
My heart goes out to you both. You went thru this pain with me and I want you to know in my heart I am there with you. Our sons are together in heaven. They are our special Angels. I love you both.

LInda Utley
   Posted Sun December 29, 2013
My thoughts and prayers are with you. Greg will be sadly missed

Shawn and Andrea Gangloff
   Posted Mon December 30, 2013
Our hearts go out to you for your loss. He was a wonderful man and always had a smile on his face. He will be greatly missed! May god bless you in this time of need.

Sandra LeGrand
   Posted Mon December 30, 2013
Rachael, My deepest sympathies to you and your family during these dark hours. May God lift you up and help you find peace and serenity. Greg will be deeply missed by many. Blessing to you.

cathy warner
   Posted Mon December 30, 2013
I am so sorry for your loss, I knew Greg from work, but I also knew him from coonhunting. He coonhunted with my dad Keith Miller.

Justin Papantonopoulos
   Posted Mon December 30, 2013
So very sorry for your loss.

jack richardson sr
   Posted Mon December 30, 2013
sorry to see on fb that he had passed! ive known him through my kids Jackie jr and Yolanda and many of his friends! sorry to say I missed the visitation,and cant make it there for the funeral, I have to do kidney dialysis that morning and will most likely be sick from it and im on oxygen and down to one lung, will be hard to leave, but greg would understand! sorry for the loss, he was a super wonderful guy, words cant explain his good heart!! may god cherish this wonderful sole! he will forever be missed!

DaRcy Louer
   Posted Tue December 31, 2013
Although I didn't know Greg personally, I know that when he would buy things from Sue Miller and I in the cafeteria at Hershey he had a smile on his face. He was pleasant to be around. Sue and I send our condolences to the family.

Barb Farrar
   Posted Wed January 01, 2014
Rachel, Was so sorry to hear about Greg. He was a sweetie. I'm thinking of you all and sending prayers your way.

Barb Farrar

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