Obituary of William Snyder
William F. Snyder (Bill), 67, of Scotrun, died Thursday, April 5, 2018 at home. He
was the loving husband of Susan (Young) Snyder, with whom he shared 40 years of marriage.
Born in Jersey Shore, Pennsylvania, he was the son of the late William A. and Evelyn J. (Chapman) Snyder.
Bill graduated from Jersey Shore Area High School in 1968, and attended Lock Haven University, where he was a member of the Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity, and Williamsport Area Community College.
He was a dedicated sports fan, never missing a Penn State game on TV, as well as a fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers.
A proud Veteran, William served with the United States Army National Guard.
Before his retirement, he was a Waterways Conservation Officer with the
Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission for 25 years. After retiring, he was employed as a part-time security officer for the Pocono Mountain School District. In his spare time, he enjoyed relaxing on the front porch, watching the wildlife, and smoking his pipe. William was a member of the Blue Ridge Cherry Valley Gun Club and was an avid outdoorsman, who especially loved
traveling to Canada to fish.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his son, William M. Snyder of Cresco;
and grandson, Jayden Snyder. He is also survived by four nephews, Duane Young (Salladasburg), Timothy Young (Howard), Rick Young (Trout Run), Keith Young (Avis); and a niece, Debbie Howard (Little Rock, Arkansas); as well as eight great-nephews and nieces. His nephew, Kevin Young preceded him in death.
A Memorial Service will be held at the Reeders United Methodist Church on Saturday, April 28th at 2PM, private cremation has been entrusted to Bolock Funeral Home Crematory.
Memorial Donations can be made to the Brodhead Chapter of Trout Unlimited, PO Box 661, Tannersville, PA 18372.