David Mason Snook
David Mason Snook, 22, of Mifflin, passed away at 4:41 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021, at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital.
Born on Oct. 21, 1998, in Lewistown, Mifflin County, he is the son of Todd D. Snook and companion Holly Renninger of Mifflin and Jo E. (Swartz) Shafranich and husband William Shafranich of Milroy.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by one sister, Anna E. Snook; one half sister, Jess M. Shafranich, both of Milroy; one half brother, Lane H. Snook of Mifflin; one stepbrother, Justin M. Shafranich and his wife Erin of Milroy; paternal grandmother, Donna Sieber and her husband Jerry of Port Royal; maternal stepgrandmother, Leah Shafranich of Milroy; paternal great- grandmother, Evelyn Snook of Strodes Mills; two uncles, Douglass T. Swartz and his wife Tara of Mifflintown and Cory J. Snook and his wife Colleen of Mifflin; aunt, Shelly Elder of Mifflintown; two nieces; and many cousins.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, David F. Snook; maternal grandparents, Charles “Melvin” and Linda K. Swartz; and a maternal stepgrandfather, William Shafranich.
He was a talented artist, loved to cook, went fishing every chance he could, enjoyed horseback riding and loved watching his father and brother race. He also had a passion for music and played the guitar.
He will be remembered as a beloved son, brother, cousin, uncle, nephew and friend.
Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021, at the Westminster United Presbyterian Church, 208 Lemon St., Mifflintown, with Pastor Michael Bailey officiating. Interment will be private.
A visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until the time of the memorial services at 7 p.m. on Thursday at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Mason’s memory can be made to Rescue Our Fury Friends (R.O.F.F), P.O. Box 6, Lewistown, PA 17044.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Brown Funeral Homes Inc., 100 Bridge St., Mifflintown.
Online condolences and tributes can be shared with the family at www.brown- funeralhomesinc.com.