Therea Ayres |

Therea Ayres

According to her wishes, no services will be held for Therea Larsen Snider Ayres, who passed away peacefully on March 8 at Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital in Auburn. She was 85.

Mrs. Ayres was born on Feb. 2, 1922, in Fairview, Utah, and spent her childhood there and in Idaho.

In 1942, she married John (Jack) Snider of Auburn. They lived a happy and peaceful life in Dutch Flat, Yuba City and Grass Valley until Mr. Snider’s passing in 1988. In 1992, she married Norman Ayres. They lived together in Grass Valley and then moved to Auburn in 2003.

Mrs. Ayres was an active, 50-year member of the Order of the Eastern Star in Dutch Flat. She enjoyed many different hobbies, mostly bowling, something she actively participated in for many years. Most of all, she enjoyed being with her family.

Mrs. Ayres is survived by her husband, Norman Ayres of Auburn; son, Jay Snider of Auburn; grandson, John Snider of Bremerton, Wash.; sisters, Eda Hafen of St. George, Utah and Joye Black of Murray, Utah; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and several brothers and sisters.

Mrs. Ayres was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by many friends and her family.

Memorial contributions can be made to Sutter Auburn Faith Hospice.

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