Edgar A. Snyder
Edgar A. Snyder of Martin, Tenn., died Monday, Jan. 5, 2004, in Tennessee. He was 94.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 9, at the Rifle Funeral Home Chapel, 1400 Access Road in Rifle, with the Rev. James Brown of Living Springs Fellowship Church officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery in Rifle.
Mr. Snyder was born Jan. 22, 1909, in Michigan to Grace Bohner and Royal Clyde Snyder.
He was married to LaRue Snyder. She preceded him in death in 1983.
He married Sarah Insco later in 1983.
Mr. Snyder lived in Michigan, Wyoming, Arizona and Tennessee. He worked as a personnel manager for the U.S. Bureau of Mines for 35 years.
He was a member of the Assembly of God Church.
Mr. Snyder was preceded in death by his first wife, LaRue Snyder; by brothers Guy and Royal Snyder; and by a grandson, Nathan.
He is survived by sons and daughters-in-law Donald and Sandra Snyder of New Castle, Fred and Charlotte Snyder of New Castle, Calvin and Brenda Snyder of Cheyenne, Wyo., and Gerald and Robin Snyder of Riverside, Calif.; by daughter and son-in-law Pat and Joe Musich of Phoenix; by a brother, Victor Snyder of Peralinie, Texas; by sisters and brother-in-law Betty and Jack McDonald of Golden and Ruby Coulter of Grand Junction; and by eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers at his service will be Chad Snyder, Jeremy Snyder, Trent Snyder, Shane Snyder, Joel Musich, Noel Musich, Jason Musich, Shane Musich and Kyle Musich; honorary pallbearers will be Don and Ralph Smith.
Rifle Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Support Local Journalism
Support Local Journalism
Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.
Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.
Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.
Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.
User Legend: Moderator Trusted User
UPDATE: The Garfield County Sheriff’s Office reports shortly after 10 p.m. that the accident on eastbound 1-70 near Dotsero has been cleared. Traffic is starting to move at exit 116 in Glenwood Springs. As of…