Donald R. Snyder
May 19, 1929 ‒ October 02, 2018
Donald R. Snyder, age 89, of Jelloway, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at the Ohio Eastern Star Home in Mount Vernon, Ohio, after a brief illness. Donald was born in Fredericktown, Ohio, on May 19, 1929 to the late Alva and Martha (Martz) Snyder.
Donald graduated from Danville High School. After high school he was drafted into the US Army and served his country proudly in Korea. Donald, “mayor of Jelloway” worked at Flxible Corp. for 40 years and also worked with his son Dave on the farm. He attended Jelloway Methodist Church. Donald’s greatest love and enjoyment was his grandkids.
He is survived by his son, Dave (Nanette) Snyder; grandchildren, Heath and Sydney Snyder; brother, Ralph Snyder; sisters, Velma Hunt and Helen Oney; several nieces and nephews.
Along with his parents, Donald is preceded in death by his wife of 64 years, Phyllis (Hillier) Snyder; son, Duane Snyder; sister, Mary Jenkins; brothers, Clarence and Roy Snyder.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Sunday, October 7, 2018 at Jelloway United Methodist Church: 21248 Wooster Rd, Danville, OH 43014 at 1:30 PM. Burial will take place in Jelloway Cemetery.
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