- Local Guide
Donald E. Snyder, 75, of Summerville, Pa., died on Friday, July 18, 2014, at the Brookville Hospital.
Born July 24, 1938, in Ashland Township, Clarion County, he was the son of the late Amos Stewart Snyder and Esther Jane Showers Snyder.
Donald obtained his GED and later completed a machinist course at Williamsport Community College.
Donald was a veteran serving with the U.S. Air Force until his discharge in 1960.
On June 25, 1960, Donald was married to Patricia M. Wyse in Summerville.
Donald was a lifelong truck driver.
He was a member of the Summerville Presbyterian Church.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing and eating out.
Along with his wife, Donald is survived by a son, Donald A. (Joyce) Snyder of Wolcott, New York; a daughter, Denise R. Park of Ethridge, Tennesee; two brothers, David (Mary Ellen) Snyder of Modesto,California, and John (Edith) Snyder of Brookville; and a sister, Norma Jean (Bob) Miller of Brookville. He is also survived by two grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Edith Byerly and Betty Vasbinder.
His family will receive friends on Saturday, July 26, 2014, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Furlong Funeral Home, corner of Broad St. and First Ave., Summerville.
The funeral service will follow at 11 a.m., with Lay Minister Roger Snyder officiating.
Interment will be at the Westview Cemetery, Clover Township, Jefferson
Memorial donations may be made to the charity of one's choice.