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“Elmer liked to share his faith in Jesus Christ. He encouraged me also to continue sharing my faith in the Lord and wanted others to know the truth of...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Kraig Smith - Zeeland, MI

“As a proud holder of the World Famous "E Award" I owe so much to him in my umpiring and spiritual world. "E" taught me so much about "Manhood". There...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Hartley Byers - Grand Rapids, MI

“Many years ago we were neighbors of the Snoaps on Bryant Street. John and I enjoyed the baseball stories Elmer would tell, and Elmer would enjoy...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Mary Lamoreaux - MIDDLEVILLE, MI

“Dana, Nancy and family-I am so sorry for your loss. I really enjoyed Elmer when I had occasions to chat with him. You are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
4 of 15 | Posted by: Nola VanDyk - Belmont, MI

“Sincerest sympathy to you all. Kary & Kim Vanderwood and family ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“He is providing sporting equipment to all the athletes in HEAVEN.Bill Rollison ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“What a wonderful man. He has meant so much to the sport of recreational softball in the West Michigan area and beyond. And that smile could light...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Eric Tomkins - Wyoming, MI

“Elmer was a true gentleman and a wonderful salesman. He was always faithful to the Godwin community and its sports program. Bob Gregorski, retired...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“I first met Elmer at the Monday night table tennis club. He loved to watch Dana play. With a smile on his face he often told me, "Dana just beat so...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Mike Feldpausch - Middleville, MI

“He sure taught me an awful lot about umpiring in Wyoming. He was a great man that we ALL will miss. Rest In Peace, Elmer Snoap. Condolences from our...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: Craig Skinner - Grand Rapids, MI

“He taught me so much about Umpiring in Wyoming, was just a fantastic person that we all will miss. R.I.P. Elmer C. Snoap. Condolences from the Craig...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“Always enjoyed seeing Elmer on Mondays at the Kentwood Community Church Table Tennis Club and talking a little Michigan sports with him. He will be...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Tim Vandervest - Kalamazoo, MI

“Dear Dana, Nancy and Family, I was so sorry to read about the passing of your father. I remember his face from his participation in the Godwin...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Debbie Baumgartner - Sunset Beach, NC

“My good friend, "E" as I referred to him, was always willing to go to the ballpark to be part of our local fast pitch team! Whether in Moline or Ada...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Billy Streelman

“Elmer was my umpiring mentor and a true gentleman, thoughts and prayers to his family ”
15 of 15 | Posted by: Michael Vereecken

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Elmer passed away on Sunday, September 9, 2018.

Elmer was a resident of Wyoming, Michigan at the time of passing.

The family will greet visitors on Tuesday, September 11, from 6 - 8 pm at Stroo Funeral Home, and Wednesday, September 12, from 10 - 11 am at Good News Baptist Church, 6830 Eastern Ave. SE, where the funeral service will begin at 11 am, with Rev. Brian Cederquist officiating. Interment in Rosedale Memorial Gardens.

Contributions in memory of Elmer may be made to Good News Baptist Church.