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“just want to say hi and I love and miss you very much ”
1 of 59 | Posted by: britny - monroeville, IN - friend

“You've been gone three years, and I only found out about it today. I only briefly knew you. I met you back when I used to ride my bike to school...Read More »
2 of 59 | Posted by: cydney - oklahoma city

“Nick was my best friend as a child. His dad and my dad lived together in fort Wayne and I lived near Indianapolis. And I would go to my dads every...Read More »
3 of 59 | Posted by: randy reynolds - mooresville, IN

“to brianna and her mother, i cant believe its almost been three years :( you guys are always in my prayers. i love you both VERY much and miss you...Read More »
4 of 59 | Posted by: Ashley Pfeiffer - new haven, IN

“hey there bestie well its christmas eve and i just wanna let you know i am thinking about you and i wish you were here...i love you nick♥ ”
5 of 59 | Posted by: britny - best friend

“love you nick- not a day goes by i dont think about you and i miss you very much ”
6 of 59 | Posted by: sindy - step mother/friend

“Omg this is crazy you've been gone for a year today and you still cross my mind everyday no will ever take your place in my r my best...Read More »
7 of 59 | Posted by: britny - best friend

“hey i know you will never get this message but i just wanted to tell you i love you and miss you more with everyday you are will always be...Read More »
8 of 59 | Posted by: Britny Kimber - Bestie

“I am terribly sorry for your loss, I had only met Nick a couple of times at the Burtnett's house in Leo. However, the few times I had talked to Nick...Read More »
9 of 59 | Posted by: Kody - Leo, IN

“Happy Birthday Nick i love you and miss you so much....the only thing that gets me through losing is knowing that you are finally happy and in a...Read More »
10 of 59 | Posted by: britny - best friend

“You Are Gone From My Life But Not From my Heart I Miss And Thank About You Often .... I Hope You Are In A Better Place Now . Love You Like A Brother ”
11 of 59 | Posted by: Kory powelson - New haven, IN

“Nick i miss you more than i thought i ever would n no matter what has happend between us the good memories is all i can seem to think about n i never...Read More »
12 of 59 | Posted by: Danielle - Fort Wayne - friend

“To Be forgotten is worse then death..RIP Nick ”
13 of 59 | Posted by: Bo Lighten - Friend

“You know what this is for bestie i hope you like it :) i love you ”
14 of 59 | Posted by: britny - best friend

“I love you and miss you nick always have always will ”
15 of 59 | Posted by: britny kimber - Best Friend

“I have lit one of these in awhile and i just wanted to let you know i think about you everyday nick there is not a moment in the day that something...Read More »
16 of 59 | Posted by: Britny Kimber - Best Friend

“I didn't know Nick for very long, but the memories I have of him I will never forget. He was a really great person and I was lucky to ever know him....Read More »
17 of 59 | Posted by: Pete Nicol - Peoria, IL - friend

“i love and miss you so much nick ”
18 of 59 | Posted by: britny kimber - best friend

“I love you Nick and I will see you again one day in Heaven! I know that you are there. Life is hard. I only wish I could have talked to you more and...Read More »
19 of 59 | Posted by: Teia H

“We are so sorry for your loss.. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and all the family. May God Bless and comfort you at this time and always. ...Read More »
20 of 59 | Posted by: Ellen Peeks - Santee, CA

“i love and miss you terribly Nick ”
21 of 59 | Posted by: britny

“i remember when i first met nick i was with my best friend jerri and we were walking around in circles around my block and nicks house just happened...Read More »
22 of 59 | Posted by: britny kimber - fort wayne, IN

“nick was one of my best friends and i cant even begin to explain the loss i feel but most importantly the sorrow i feel for his mom and sister.i love...Read More »
23 of 59 | Posted by: britny kimber - fort wayne, IN

“Nick was such a wonderful full of light person.. he always knew how to make someone smile..I only knew him from the neighborhood that we all grew up...Read More »
24 of 59 | Posted by: Ashley Harber

“We are all so very sorry for your loss, our prayers are with your entire family. Pleae know that your family in Michigan are thinking about all of...Read More »
25 of 59 | Posted by: Rebeca Flores Packard - Tecumseh, MI

“im back again and im not sure why?~ still just cant believe that i lost my big ass little brother, Carol, i love you and take care of yourself!! ...Read More »
26 of 59 | Posted by: crystal - auburn, IN

“Brianna, You are in our thougts and prayers at this time. Stay strong. Betty and Ray (friends of your grandma & grandpa Maroney.) ”
27 of 59 | Posted by: Betty& Ray Keelan - IN

“God Loves him . God called him in . Thanks . Mr.Sunday ojo. ”
28 of 59 | Posted by: S.ojo - Fort-Wayne, IN

“I attend Harvester Missionary Church with Willie and Tawny. I saw Nick a few times in church and he seemed to be a nice friendly gentle person. I...Read More »
29 of 59 | Posted by: Connie Lee - Fort Wayne, IN

“Brianna, I'm so sorry about your brother. I now you loved him, as well as your mom. He was a nice guy. Even though I met him once or twicee. ”
30 of 59 | Posted by: Justine - New Haven, IN

“Carol and family--I was saddened to hear of the loss of your beloved son, Nick. You will be in my prayers. ”
31 of 59 | Posted by: Susan Smallwood - Fort Wayne, IN

“The angels are always near to those who are grieving, to whisper to them that their loved ones are safe in the hand of God. ~Quoted in The...Read More »
32 of 59 | Posted by: Mr. & Mrs. James Cristofolini II - IN

“Carol, my heart is heavy knowing the devastating heartache you feel. God will see you through this. It will take time, but focus on the wonderful...Read More »
33 of 59 | Posted by: Susan Stephenson - Washington, IL

“Oh Nick. I can't believe you're gone. I will never forget the day you were born. I watched you take your first breath! I have been so lucky to be...Read More »
34 of 59 | Posted by: Sundie Waters - Fort Wayne, IN

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. May the memories bring you comfort and keep Nick alive in your...Read More »
35 of 59 | Posted by: Wendy, Mike & Becky Pippenger - IL

“I dont even know where to start, up until 6 years ago, when branden was born nick was my only sibling. We grew up together and shared so much time...Read More »
36 of 59 | Posted by: Crystal - auburn, IN

“Our hearts are broken and we share your pain. We found old pictures and are remembering the fun times with Nick. Please know you are all in our...Read More »
37 of 59 | Posted by: Rudy, Terri, Rachel & Sarah Flores - CA

“We are sending our condolences to the whole Snare family and pray that you will feel God's presence in this time of painful loss. ”
38 of 59 | Posted by: Jennifer Rettig and Family - IN

“Carol, I am so sorry for the tragic loss of your son. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your daughter during this very difficult time. May...Read More »
39 of 59 | Posted by: Tina Donnelly - Fort Wayne, IN

“My heart hurts for you my friend. May God's grace surround you with peace and understanding. ”
40 of 59 | Posted by: Cheri & Tim Sorrell - Fort Wayne, IN

“I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you. Stay strong! ”
41 of 59 | Posted by: Molly Duvall - Ft Wayne, IN

“We were so sorry to hear the sad, sad news of Nick's passing. We knew Nick through his grandparents, Bob and Estella, at Hamilton Lake. Nick loved...Read More »
42 of 59 | Posted by: Georjean Bush - Hamilton, IN

“To Nick's mom, Nick was my intern when I was a Special Education substitute at NHHS. He was so good with the SPED kids and he made us laugh. I have a...Read More »
43 of 59 | Posted by: Marti Chase - Spencerville, IN

“sorry about your lose ”
44 of 59 | Posted by: carolyn mcInturf - fort wayne, IN

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to your family and friends of Nick. ”
45 of 59 | Posted by: Donald and Kimberly Essex - IN

“Carol, I am so very sorry for your loss. I can't begin to imagine how you feel. Know you are loved , thought of and in my prayers With love , ...Read More »
46 of 59 | Posted by: Bobbie North - Columbia City, IN

“Dear Carol, Brianna, & Aunt Mary, We were so sad to hear the terrible news and we want you to know that we are praying, praying hard, for all of...Read More »
47 of 59 | Posted by: Diane & Jerry Burch - Fort Wayne, IN

“Carol & Brianna ~ Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. I did not know Nick very well but mourn with you...Read More »
48 of 59 | Posted by: Pam Dove - Wolcottville, IN

“I will miss you Nick. We were pretty close growing up, Rachel, Brianna, you and I were inseperable in the summer time at Grandma Donna's pool. You...Read More »
49 of 59 | Posted by: Jessika Oglesbee - Fort Wayne, IN

“We are very sorry for your loss and will keep your family in our prayers. Mary, if there is anything you need, please know we are here. ”
50 of 59 | Posted by: Mr and Mrs Scott Lochner - IN

“Carol and family- My heartfelt sympathy goes out to you in your loss. May you continue to hold on to the memories in your heart. I will continue to...Read More »
51 of 59 | Posted by: Darleen Wright - Columbia City, IN

“We will keep you and your family in our thoughts prayers at this most difficult time. ”
52 of 59 | Posted by: Deborah Snare - Fort Wayne, IN

“Carol, I am so sorry to hear about your son. I only hope that you know God will be right by your side in this entire journey!!Please stay strong and...Read More »
53 of 59 | Posted by: Teresa Thurston - Fort Wayne, IN

“We are praying for you and your family. ”
54 of 59 | Posted by: cathy weigold - Ft Wayne, IN

“Carol- you raised a very good son! My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I go to church every Sunday and I will continue to pray for...Read More »
55 of 59 | Posted by: Hannah Renner - Fort Wayne, IN

“Carole, I am so sorry! Please call me if you need anything. ”
56 of 59 | Posted by: jean parrish - lacon, IL

“I will miss you. You were deeply loved by all. I know that you are with God now. I remember meeting you when you were 4 years old, you were wearing...Read More »
57 of 59 | Posted by: Teia Hackley - New Haven, IN

“we only hope you knew how much your grand maw & i loved you ”
58 of 59 | Posted by: robert & estella snare - Hamilton, IN

“sorry to all who will miss him. Carol- hope you hang in there.. my prayors are with you. God Bless ”
59 of 59 | Posted by: sindy - fort wayne, IN

Nicholas "Nick" D. Snare, 18, formerly of Fort Wayne, passed away Saturday, November 14, 2009 at Hamilton Lake, IN. He was born in Fort Wayne, IN and currently resided in Peoria, IL. He enjoyed snowmobiling, water sports and was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan. He is survived by his, loving mother, Carol A. Snare of Peoria, IL; father Michael D. Snare, of Indiana; beloved sister, Brianna Maroney of Peoria, IL; half brother, Brandon & half sister, Teia; maternal grandmother, Mary Dornick of Fort Wayne, IN ; paternal grandfather, Robert (Estella) Snare of Hamilton, IN ; special uncle, William (Tawny) Snare of Leo, IN & other aunts, uncles and cousins. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, James Dornick. Service is 7pm Thursday at D.O. McComb & Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home, 1140 Lake Avenue, Pastor Norm Conklin officiating. Visitation, 2 to 4 & 6 to 7pm Thursday at the funeral home. Memorials to the family c/o D.O. McComb & Sons. To sign the online guest book, go to