Robert G. “Bob” Snavely, 78, of Manheim passed away on Thursday, April 18, 2013 at Lancaster General Hospital. Born in Rapho Township, he was the son of the late Irvin and Mary Stump Snavely. Bob was the husband of Jean Aument Snavely of Manheim and his first wife, Lois Shelly Snavely died in 1991. He owned and operated the former Bob’s Lawn Care, Manheim. In his earlier years, he worked at Graybill’s Dairy and Sauder’s Eggs, Lititz. Bob also enjoyed working on the family farm in Rapho Township. He was a former member of Grace Brethren Church of Manheim. Bob loved to build miniature farms and reminisce with family and friends.
Surviving in addition to his wife is a daughter, Christine L. wife of Kenneth H. Landis of Manheim and four grandchildren, Kathleen, Elizabeth, Abigail and Becky. He was preceded in death by a son, Timothy L. Snavely and a brother, Richard Snavely.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend his funeral service at the Buch Funeral Home, 21 Market Square, Manheim on Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 11:00 AM with Pastor Jeffrey L. Dunkle officiating. Interment in Milton Grove Cemetery, Mount Joy Township. There will be a public viewing at the funeral home on Tuesday morning from 10:00 AM until the time of service.