Jack Snyder

March 30, 1951 ‒ March 17, 2016

Galion, Ohio

Jack Snyder, 64, of Galion passed away Thursday, March 17, 2016 at Grant Hospital in Columbus.

Born March 30, 1951 in Athens he was the son of Leo and Shirley (Bullock) Snyder.

He retired from Allied Waste Services as a sanitary truck driver. Jack was a member of the Crawford County Conservation League and a huge Harley enthusiast who enjoyed traveling on his bike. He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. Jack was a very selfless person and would do anything to help anyone.

He is survived by children Jodi McKenzie of Bucyrus, James Lee (Tesa) Snyder of Howard and Jeffrey Lee (Alice) Snyder of Howard; three step-children; 15 grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; six step- grandchildren; one step great grandchild; sister Christy Hartson of Mansfield and longtime companion Debbie Clevenger with whom he made his home with for over 25 years.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a stepson, a grandson and a brother.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes, 218 South Market St., Galion, Ohio 44833.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of the funeral home.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Jack Snyder, and condolences may be made to them at www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.

  • Although no words can really help to ease a loss, know that all of you are in our thoughts.

  • Out thoughts and prayers are with you all. Jack was like a brother to me and I am so lucky to have had him in my life. He was truly a special person who always made everyone laugh. May he ride in peace. Love you all!