Nelda S. Snyder
April 18, 2013
Nelda S. Snyder, 94, formerly of Shade Gap, PA, died at 10:30 PM, Thursday, April 18, 2013 at the Woodland Retirement Community, Orbisonia, PA.
Born July 25, 1918 in Dublin Twp., Huntingdon Co., PA, she was a daughter of the late Dallas & Annie (Shore) Carlin. She was married to Raymond "Jim" Snyder who preceded in death March 18, 1986.
Surviving are three children, Gwendolyn Smith and her husband Donald of Chambersburg, PA, Donald "Pee Wee" Snyder and his wife Margaret of Neelyton, PA and Kathy Hershey of Shippensburg, PA. She is also survived by five grandchildren, Shawnie Snyder, Krista Zerbe, Angela Leisher, Heather Norris and Jeremy Hershey, three great grandchildren, two step grandchildren and a number of step great grandchildren. One sister, Violet Pool of Chambersburg, PA, also survives. She was preceded in death by one step grandson, four brothers and five sisters.
Mrs. Snyder was a member of the Fair Ridge Assembly of God Church, RD, Shade Gap, PA where she was involved in the Women's Ministries. She was also a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Shade Gap Area Vol. Fire Co.
During her life she was employed at various sewing factories such as, RobNewVan, Inc., Shade Gap, PA, U-Wana_Wash, Fort Loudon, PA, Sagner, Inc., McConnellsburg, PA and the Stanley Co., Chambersburg, PA.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM, Monday, April 22, 2013 at the Fair Ridge Assembly of God Church, 22776 Piper Lane, Shade Gap, PA 17255 (map/directions) with Rev. Karey Schaffer officiating. Interment will be made at Fair Ridge Cemetery, adjoining the church. Friends may call at the church 6 - 8 PM on Sunday and one hour prior to the service on Monday.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Orbisonia, PA.
Calling Hours - Fair Ridge Assembly of God Church, Shade Gap - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Service - Fair Ridge Assembly of God Church - 1:00 p.m.
Interment - Fair Ridge Cemetery