The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

February 2, 2013

Richard D. Snook, 63, Middleburg


The Daily Item

— MIDDLEBURG — Richard D. Snook, 63, of Rainbow Drive, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at his home.

He was born Feb. 3, 1949, in Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y., a son of the late John D. and Virginia (Chumrik) Snook. On Aug. 17, 1985, he married the former Phyllis M. LoMaglio, who survives.

Richard was a graduate of the Cold Spring Harbor High School and received a bachelors degree from New York Tech.

He retired as a claims manager for Prudential Insurance, Melville, N.Y.

He was a member of the Kreamer Sportsmen Club and was very active in Habitat for Humanity, giving much of his time to the organization and served as a construction supervisor.

Richard enjoyed sailing, and had owned his own sailboat since the age of five. He also enjoyed photography and gardening.

Surviving, in addition to his wife, is a cousin, Arlene Sakmar, of Glenshaw.

A viewing will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Hummel Funeral Home, 574 Hill St., Middleburg, followed by the funeral at 8.

Burial will be on Wednesday in the Huntington Rural Cemetery, Huntington, N.Y.

Contributions to honor Richard’s memory may be made to Union/Snyder Habitat for Humanity, P.O. Box 64, Selinsgrove, PA 17870.