TAHLEQUAH - Patrick Harris Snell was born March 14, 1931, to Abe and Blanche (Harris) Snell. He died Nov. 13, 2017, at his home in Tahlequah, Oklahoma.
Patrick was a veteran of 33 years, serving in the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army, and Army National Guard. Upon retirement, Patrick operated his own hydraulic jack repair business.
Patrick was preceded in death by his parents, Abe and Blanche Snell of Muskogee; his sister, Vesta Braden of Cookson, Oklahoma; and wife of 41 years, Patricia Snell.
He is survived by his sons, Michael Boos and wife Patty of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, Patrick R. Snell and husband Glen Fuksa of Mobile, Alabama, and Joshua Snell of Tahlequah, Oklahoma; grandchildren, Michael J. Boos of Jacksonville, Florida, Stacy Williams of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, Cheyene Snell of Hennessey, Oklahoma, Bailey Snell of Stillwater, Oklahoma; four great-grandchildren; he also leaves behind Teresa Whymore of Hennessey, Oklahoma; nieces, nephews, and dear friends.
The family would like to thank Good Shepherd Hospice for their excellent care of Patrick in his final days and the United Tissue Network to make it possible to donate Patrick's remains for medical research.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
Published on November 15, 2017