Ernest "Snook" Duane ReinhardtMarch 8, 1939 ~ December 27, 2017 (age 78)
Ernest Duane “Snook” Reinhardt, 78, of Wilsall, Montana. Snook passed away suddenly of natural causes, at home, on Wednesday, December 27, 2017. Cremation has taken place; no service will be held at his time.
Snook was born on March 8th, 1939 in Livingston, Montana to parents, Ernest and Margaret (Heath) Reinhardt. As a youth, his time was split between Livingston and Wilsall. The family eventually made Wilsall their home and Snook graduated from Wilsall High School in 1957.
In 1961 Snook entered active military service in the United States Army. He served stateside until his honorable discharge in 1967.
Snook was married to Marietta Marx, and was blessed with three wonderful children, Todd, Becky and Mike. They later separated. In 2002, he married Gail Knottingham and they spent their lives together in Wilsall.
Snook enjoyed woodworking and was very talented at it. Some Wilsall residents have his creations in their homes, which he was proud of.
For Snook, family was his number one priority. He loved his children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and siblings, nieces and nephews, all very much.
Snook is survived by his wife Gail; his siblings, sister, Linda Redick and brother, Ron Reinhardt; his children, Todd, Becky and Mike; his grandkids and nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Margaret, sister, Frieda Palmer and brother, David.
Arrangements are under the care of Franzen-Davis Funeral Home and Crematory.