Denise A. Snodgrass, 50

Dec. 1, 1963 — June 2, 2014 Denise A. “DeeDee” Snodgrass, 50, of rural Columbia City, died at 2:10 p.m. Monday, June 2, 2014 at Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home, Fort Wayne where she was admitted Friday.She was born Dec. 1, 1963 in Columbia City, a daughter of Dennis E. and Barbara A. (Williamson) Brown. Her formative years were spent in the South Whitley area. She graduated from Whitko High School.On Sept. 18, 1982 she was united in marriage to Rick L. Snodgrass. They have always made their home in Washington Township, moving to their present home in 1983.She was employed nearly five years at Indiana Knit Wear. In May 1989 she began assisting her husband in the operation of Snodgrass Siding.Surviving relatives include her husband, Rick; her parents, Denny & Barbara Brown of Columbia City; three siblings, Richard E. (Tina) Brown of Columbia City, Diana K. Line of Columbia City and Ronald S. (Diana) Brown of South Whitley; and several nieces and nephews.The funeral service will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday at Smith & Sons Funeral Home, Columbia City with visitation from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.Preferred memorials are to Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home. Condolences may be sent to