rev. dana snodgrass
Reverend Dana D. Snodgrass, 64, of Weirton died suddenly, at his home, on Tuesday December 8 , 2015. Born on October 17, 1951, in South Charleston, WV, Dana was a son of Emma Jean Morton Snodgrass of Scott Depot, WV, and the late Sterling W. Snodgrass. Ordained as a minister in the Church of the Nazarene, Rev Snodgrass had over forty years of ministry experience. His pastoral service has included congregations in Kentucky, West Virginia, and South Carolina. He was currently serving as the pastor of the Paris Church of the Nazarene, in Paris, PA. Dana also served as a hospital chaplain in Orangeburg, SC, and served on numerous boards with the Church of the Nazarene; and was a staff minister and a funeral service associate with the Greco Hertnick Funeral Home in Weirton, WV. Surviving in addition to his mother is his wife, Roxianne Daniel Snodgrass, whom he married on July 30, 1971; his two sons Rev. J. Mark Snodgrass (Lauren) of Bentonville, AR; Rev. David Dean Snodgrass (Casey) of Camden, S C.; a brother, Timothy A. Snodgrass of Poca, WV; his beloved grandchildren, Paul, Luke, Addison and Avery Snodgrass. Visitation will be 4-8 PM Friday at the Paris Church of the Nazarene, where funeral services will be held 1 PM on Saturday. Additional funeral services will be held 11 AM Monday at the Grace Church of the Nazarene, South Charleston, WV. Interment will follow at Graceland Memorial Park, Inc. Share tributes and memories at 304 748 3219

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  1. Edward and I are so sorry for your loss. We have wonderful memories of the family while Dana was pastor in Florence

  2. Roxy & Family–So sorry to hear about Dana. Still love you guys after all these years. We made great harmony together!

    Marilyn McCallister Neptune

  3. I am so saddened to hear about Dana passing. I was always so envious of Mark and David because they had a “awesome” Dad who taught them in the ways of the Lord and his impact will shine in many people’s lives from now until eternity. May God’s comfort fill your families life in this difficult time of loss but may you rejoice in knowing you will see Dana again on the streets of Gold.

  4. So sorry to hear of the sudden passing of Pastor Snodgrass. May His comfort be yours, your family, and church family throughout this difficult time and especially through the holidays. In Christian love, Autumn Hardie, Atlasburg Church of the Nazarene

  5. Gary and I are praying for all of you. God will surround you with his love and comfort in so many ways. You will not recognize everyone of them right away,,,,but you will eventually. So many awesome memories for you all to share. We remember Dana with love and fond memories.

    Sue & Gary Borchert (BNC)

  6. Dear friends, I was saddened to read of Dans\’s death. Dana and I served the regional Medical Center as Chaplains for several years. Dana was a friend first class. Our prayers will be with each of you as your mourn his death. God Bless, love and prayers, Frank

  7. So sorry to hear of the sudden passing of Bro. Snodgrass. Our loss is Heavens gain. God bless you Roxy and family during the process of grieving. My prayers are with you all.

  8. Rev. Snodgrass was my pastor at Weirton Nazarene Church. He was a wonderful, knowledgable man of God. So sorry to hear of his passing. My sympathy to Roxie and family. When my Mom passed away in 2003 he came to funeral home and to the services at St. Paul’s. I thought that was wonderful.

  9. We are so sorry to hear of Pastor Snodgrass’ passing. Our deepest sympathy to Roxie and Family. He was a very good friend to our Dad and wonderful Pastor to our family. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.

  10. Dear Roxanne, know that you and your family are in our thoughts and caring prayers now and in the days to come. May you be comforted by God’s presence and encouraged by those who care for you in your loss. Blessings, Harris and Thurston Murray

  11. Craig, I just read this. Wow…thank you, friend. We appreciate the prayers and these kind words. Take care.

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