Michael Theodore Snider of Brant Twp. died Saturday, January 8, 2022 at the Hospice House of Shiawassee County. He was 85 years of age.
Mike was born April 26, 1936 in Saginaw County to the late Alvin L. and Lila (Thomas) Snider. Mike was a 1955 graduate of Chesaning High School. He was married for 53 years to Joan Kuhfeldt since March 8, 1969. Mr. Snider retired from GM Truck and Bus in Flint in 1991 with 34.4 years of seniority. He was a devout Christian and a founding member of the Church of Christ in Chesaning, a member of the Chesaning Chapter of Experimental Aircraft Association, and the United Auto Workers Local #598. He enjoyed woodworking, camping, motorcycle trips and wintering in Florida. He was a small aircraft pilot and built his own airplane, one of the four airplanes he owned in his lifetime.
Surviving are: wife, Joan; children: Angela Carr-Godwin of Romeo, Alvin Snider of FL, Teresa (Duane) Homer of OH, Anthony (Debbie) Snider of OH, Ricky Vincent of NY, Kerry (Charles) Varney of Saginaw; 15 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; brother, Ronald Snider of Highland; sister, Debra (Mitch) Kingsbury-Tanney of Chesaning; many nieces and nephews; and his three cats: Leo, Fluffy and Tiggie. He was also preceded in death by: two step-fathers, Elmer Black and Richard Klepi; and two sisters, Donna Bruce and Judie Baker.
Honoring his wishes, cremation will take place. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions in his memory may be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131. You may light a memorial candle or share a memory at misiukfuneralhome.com.
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Chesaning, Michigan 48616
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