Huguette Leone Snell

Huguette Leone Snell - Rochester, NY - Rochester Cremation

Rochester, New York- February 10th, 2021 at age 93. Pre-deceased by her husband Karl S. Snell (world war 2 veteran) and daughter Christine L. Palermo. She is survived by son Jean Claude Snell, daughter Patricia A. Jovanelli (husband John Jovanelli), granddaughter Natalie R. DiRisio (husband Matthew DiRisio), great grandchildren Easton E. DiRisio, Emilia M. DiRisio, more family, and many, many loving friends.

She was born in Paris, France and became an American citizen in 1948. She worked and retired from taylor instruments. She was an advocate for all animals and Native Americans. She was a member of the Gates Italian senior club.

Graveside service to be determined in the spring at St. Pius church cemetery. Donations can be given in her name to the Humane Society of Rochester or Lollypop Farm (www.Lollypop.Org)

9 Condolences

  1. Carla and Tim O'Grady on February 15, 2021 at 6:59 pm

    She was such a wonderful person. We will never forget her. She made this world a better place. I am happy that she lived such a long good life. Now she is with my Mother looking down on us all and awaiting our reunion some day.

  2. Nicholas M Regan on February 15, 2021 at 8:45 pm

    Lost a good friend, neighbor and sweet dear old lady who had compassion for animals! Mrs Huegette will be missed!

  3. Richard Camelio on February 15, 2021 at 9:27 pm

    Sorry to hear of the loss of such a wonderful woman. Knew her from Taylor Instruments. God rest her soul

  4. Roslyn Terhaar on February 15, 2021 at 10:51 pm

    I was happy to have met her. Very sweet lady. RIP Huguette.

  5. Bonnie Bilak on February 16, 2021 at 11:42 am

    So sorry to lose this beautiful friend. Life will not be the same without our get togethers.
    Prayers and love for all her family.

  6. Holly J Grocki on February 17, 2021 at 4:19 pm

    I’m sorry to hear of the loss of Huguette. Will miss our visits mostly by phone the past year. She had a zest for life, driving and staying in her home into her 90s!
    Prayers for family for comfort. Love you Huguette.

  7. Thomas D'Hondt on February 18, 2021 at 4:16 pm

    I’m so sorry for your loss. Your mother & grandmother was
    A very nice kid loving anyone and had a lot of friends and family and nabbers. I took care of your mother and grandmother. I was the 1 to do her lawn care for the past 3 years anything that she needed i did for her. If you need help with anything or you would like to me or if you need any help with her house any thing at all please call or text me at
    (585) 730-1203

    I really loved spending time with her
    I’m going to really really miss her!!!!!!!!!!!!

  8. The Barret family on February 19, 2021 at 4:08 pm

    Our deepest heartfelt condolences. We have enjoyed many good times together with Huguette and our lives have been enriched from knowing her. We will miss her dearly, but she will remain in our hearts forever. She knew how to enjoy life and we are grateful to have known her.

  9. Debbie Barlow on February 19, 2021 at 10:22 pm

    I loved caring for Huguette. She was a lovely person. I treated her as tenderly as my own mother. I will miss you.

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