11/02/1974 - 02/14/2020
Service Date: 02/22/2020
Service Time: 11 AM
Service Location: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Lakeside Ward, 1005 N. Voyager Drive, Gilbert, AZ 85234
Visitation Date: 02/21/2020
Visitation Time: 6 - 8 PM
Visitation Location: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Lakeside Ward, 1005 N. Voyager Drive, Gilbert, AZ 85234
Interment: Gilbert Memorial Park, 2100 East Queen Creek Road, Gilbert, AZ 85297

Shari Kae Cope Snow, 45, beloved wife and mother, cherished daughter, sister and friend passed away February 14, 2020 after a long battle with breast cancer.  Shari was born in Rapid City on November 2, 1974 to Terry and Claudia (Tschetter) Cope.  She grew up in Colorado, Texas and Arizona.  She attended Westwood High School where she played softball and basketball and played the clarinet and oboe in the band.  She attended ASU where she studied Elementary Education.  She met her husband and sweetheart though a mutual friend in 1995 and was married on November 25, 1995 in Mesa, AZ.  Their children, Andrew, Natalie, Matthew and Jackson are her greatest joy.  Shari would give and do everything for her children.  Shari was a great leader and served in many positions within her church. She loved the missionaries who were often in her home.  She was kind, patient and understanding and did much to help others along life’s journey especially those who were suffering in any capacity.

Shari is survived by her husband Dustin, her children Andrew (Gabrielle) Snow, Natalie, Mathew and Jackson, her mother Claudia and stepfather Les Thompson, siblings Susanne (Nathan) McCabe, Shelli (Kenneth) Brinkley, Sawnya (Christopher) Sherwood, Thomas (Meredith) Cope, James and Jonathan (Alicia) Cope.   Shari is preceded in death by her father, grandparents and many dear friends that have brightened her path along the way who are celebrating with her now.

Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 11:00 AM at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints located at 1005 N. Voyager Drive in Gilbert, AZ 85234.  A viewing will be held on Friday, February 21, 2020 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM and on Saturday February 22, 2020 from 10:00 AM until 10:45 AM at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints located at 1005 N. Voyager Drive in Gilbert, AZ 85234. Arrangements by Gilbert Memorial Park.


  • She will be greatly missed!

  • Doug and Leslie Alvey

    We are so very sorry for your loss…we didn’t know your sweet wife personally but have heard so many wonderful things about her! You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers💙Praying that you and yours will fill the Love of our savior Jesus Christ 🙏🏻

  • We love you, Shari, and are so grateful you are part of our family. Our heart goes out to your family and those who love you, because we will miss you so much for a while until we can be together again.

  • Sending my deepest love, hugs and condolences to the Snow family during this difficult time of deep loss. Shari Snow was truly a beautiful, brave, and inspiring woman. May thoughts of her valiant fight give your family courage to move forward, and the memories of her continue to bring you unending joy and happy smiles!!!

  • I am very sorry for your loss! We love the Snow family!

  • Bryan and Dode McBEan

    Our deepest heartfelt sympathies to all of Shari’s Family.

  • My deepest condolences to Dustin and family. There are not adequate words to express my sincere feelings of love for your family and sympathy for the loss you are experiencing at this time.

  • Karen (Tschetter) Swanda

    Claudia and families, My sympathy and prayers are with all of you. May God wrap his arms around all of you. “ When someone you loves becomes a memory, that memory becomes a treasure.”
    Love, prayers and hugs,

  • Ernie and Lana Moore

    The Moore Family sends their heartfelt condolences at this difficult time. Words cannot express how sad we are.

  • Karen van der Werf

    Our prayers are with you and your family. We are in Utah and unable to attend the service but we will be mourning with you. I keep thinking of her and Charlotte laughing together now. Oh the joy of eternal life! Love you all

  • Carl & Debbie Snow

    We loved Shari and we are so sorry for your loss. Her smile lit up a room and she will be truly missed by all that had the pleasure of knowing her. Our thoughts, prayers and love go out to her family.


    Dustin and family my deepest sympathy to you and your family Always remember the great times together and the joy she gave to all of you

  • I only met Shari a few times. She was very sweet. Sad to hear about her passing. I wish I could be at the funeral. Love all of you Snows.

  • My condolences to the family she was a beautiful woman elect mother spouse and friend to many people. Sammi and I met Shari and the family when we moved into Lakeside Ward and started visiting teaching when we were still doing it and we enjoyed her beautiful spirit and her family also. She will be truly missed by all but at least she isn’t suffering anymore RIP Shari your family will always be with you in spirit especially Dustin at least you are an eternal family one with the Lord. Someday we will be reunited with you and your family too again RIP you will be missed by all

Add Condolence