Archive - Sep 13, 2013 - Obituary
Edwin L. Snyder, Jr., 88, Rochester Mills, died Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, at home.
He was born April 22, 1925, in Homer City, a son of the late Edwin L. and Freda L. (Wells) Snyder.
On Jan. 26, 1952, he married Virginia C. (Carter) Snyder, who preceded him in death on Aug. 22, 2010.
He was a member of the Presbyterian Church of Punxsutawney.
He grew up in the home of his grandmother, Martha Long Snyder, and his father near Rochester Mills.
He graduated from Marion Center High School Class of 1942 and went on to serve in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
Elizabeth A. Maue â Betty, as she was known to friends and family â was
born Nov. 26, 1931, in McGeeâs Mills, Pa., to the late Clyde L. and Anna Lucille (Ferrier) McGee.
She was the beloved wife of Ward F. Maue, with whom she would have celebrated 61 years of marriage on Nov. 9.
Betty spent many years as an Army wife, supporting her husband and raising their family at military bases in the United States and Germany for nearly 20 years, prior to settling in Townsend, Mass., in 1971.