Mr. Jeremiah William "Jerry Snyder, 90, of Tomís
Creek Church Road, Emmitsburg, died Wednesday, June 14,
at Frederick Memorial Hospital.
He was the husband of Lena A. Snyder, his wife of 63
Born May 30, 1910, near Emmitsburg, he was a son of
the late Clarence Orville and Ellie Elizabeth Houck
Mr. Snyder was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served
as a medic with the 112th Medical Battalion in the
Pacific Theater during World War II. Following the war, he worked over 40 years for the
Cambridge Rubber Co., Taneytown.
Mr. Snyder was a member of Francis X. Elder Post 121,
American Legion, Emmitsburg.
Surviving in addition to his wife are seven children,
Carrie Andrew, Roland Snyder, Rebecca Warner and Shirley
Wilson, all of Taneytown, Robert William Snyder of
Hagerstown, Clarence Snyder of Thurmont, and Thomas
Snyder of Frizzellburg; one sister, Elizabeth
Shindledecker of Fairfield, Pa.; 27 great-grandchildren;
and 11 great-great-grandchildren.
Mr. Snyder will also be remembered by his
daughter-in-law, Gloria Young.
Mr. Snyder was preceded in death by two sons, Larry
Snyder and Donald Snyder; one sister, Marion Feeser; and
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