Kay Snow, 1939-2019

Kay F. (Travis) Snow, 79, of LaPorte, IN, passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at Settlers Place in LaPorte.

She was born July 17, 1939, in LaPorte, the daughter of Owen L. Travis and Marie (Reeder) Bauer.

Kay was a lifelong resident of La Porte and worked as the Branch Manager of Northern Indiana Federal Credit Union for more than 20 years. She was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church for more than 20 years and was also a member of the Eastern Star. She served as the Lincoln Township Trustee for a period of time and also enjoyed volunteering in many activities involving her children (Cub Scouts, Fish Lake Little League, Fish Lake American Legion, Fish Lake Lions Club, Fish Lake Conservation Club). Kay enjoyed gardening, cooking, and most of all taking care of and spending time with her family.

She married Fredrick Pauff, Samuel J. Sellers, and Glenn E. Oman Sr., all of whom preceded her in death. On Dec. 1, 1997, in Elizabethtown, KY, she married David Snow, who preceded her in death April 15, 2017.

Kay was also preceded in death by both of her parents; son, Gregory Oman; stepson, Joseph Pauff; grandson, Jeremiah Pauff; and brother, Max Travis.

She is survived by her two sons, Glenn E. (Janet) Oman Jr. of LaPorte and Geoffrey L. Sellers of LaPorte; nine stepsons, Edwin Snow of LaPorte, Richard (Marjorie) Snow of Lafayette, IN, Donald (Susan) Snow of LaPorte, William “Bill” (Cheryl) Pauff of Goshen, IN, James “Jim” Pauff of Pennsylvania, Robert “Bobby” (Teri) Pauff of Oklahoma, Ron (Mary) Sellers of Three Oaks, MI, Samuel (Liz) Sellers of Georgia, and Jeri Sellers of Arizona; stepdaughter, Debbie Hopple of Ohio; 20 grandchildren, Brad, Kaelyn, Jacob, Nicholas, Colton, Tristin, Garrett, Keri, Jamie, Joshua, Jon, Ryan, Megan, Billie, Shawn, Philip, Chrissy, Jamie, Jason, and Jenny; several great-grandchildren; and sister-in-law, Barbara Travis of Texas.

The family will receive friends at Haverstock Funeral Home and Cremation Services, LaPorte, on Sunday, May 19, from noon to 4 p.m. and Monday, May 20, from 9 to 11 a.m. An Eastern Star service will be held Sunday at the funeral home at 3:45 p.m. A life celebration will be held at the funeral home Monday at 11 a.m. with Pastor Dennis Meyer officiating. Interment will follow at Kingsbury Cemetery, Kingsbury, IN.

Memorial contributions may be made to Dunes Hospice, 4711 Evans Ave., Valparaiso, IN 46383.

Messages of condolence may be posted below on WNLP as well as at www.haverstockfuneralhome.com.

2 Responses to “Kay Snow, 1939-2019”

  1. Jill & Randy Elkins

    May 17. 2019

    Glenn and Geoff so sorry for your loss prayers for you and your family

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  2. NANCY HANNON

    May 20. 2019

    JIM AND MY DEEPEST SYMPATHY TO ALL OF YOU.
    I SO ENJOYED OUR FRIENDSHIP FOR OVER 39 YEARS
    AND WORKING WITH KAY. I’M ON WAY HOME FROM
    OUTER BANKS AND CANNOT MAKE FUNERAL. HER MEMORIES
    WILL ALWAYS BE WITH US. LOVE JIM AND NANCY

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