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Elmore Francis Snider
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Carnival Triumph - December 3, 2015

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Elmore Francis Snider, 84 - Natural Causes

Carnival Triumph Passenger, December 3, 2015

Time of Death is unknown

Time of Cruise Ship Death Elmore Francis Snider

What happens to the body when a passenger dies during a cruise?

Elmore Francis Snider, 84, from Mineral Wells, Texas was aboard Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Triumph on Thursday December 3, 2015 for a bucket list cruise with his wife Elaine Snider when he peacefully passed away in his sleep.

Snider, boarded Carnival Triumph in Galveston Texas on November 30 for a 6-day cruise Caribbean cruise.

Carnival Triumph called at Cozumel, Mexico and Progresso, Mexico in the Yucatan peninsula before returning back to Galveston, Texas.

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The cruise ship kept his body aboard until the cruise ship returned to Galveston at 4 pm on December 5.

Once in Galveston, the body was removed as "hazardous material" cargo and labeled "MADE IN USA, VALUE $1".

Snider was owner of Snider Drywall in Mineral Wells, which he worked together with his sons David Elmore and Jonathan Snider.

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