Samuel K. Snyder Sr., 74

NOV. 29, 1937-MAY 20, 2012

May 22, 2012

Samuel K. Snyder Sr., 74, of Salem Avenue in Hagerstown, Md., passed away Sunday, May 20, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown.

Born Nov. 29, 1937, in Pen Mar, Md., he was the son of the late Hubert and Helen (McSherry) Snyder.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Patsy Joann (Wolfe) Snyder, on Jan. 28, 1981.

He attended Boonsboro-area schools.

He was a member of Emmanuel Chapel in Smithsburg, Teamsters Local 992 and North American Rod & Gun Club.

He retired from Roadway Express of Hagerstown.

He is survived by two sons, Sam Snyder Jr. of Sharpsburg and Scott Snyder of Hagerstown; brother, Sherman Snyder of McSherrystown, Pa.; grandchildren, Galen Daugherty Jr. and Dakota Snyder, both of Hagerstown; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by two daughters, Robin Snyder and Tammy Snyder; and several brothers and sisters.

A graveside service will be Thursday, May 24, 2012, at 1 p.m. at Boonsboro Cemetery, with Pastor Jonathan D. Laye officiating.


Memorial donations may be made in memory of Sam to American Cancer Society, 1037 Haven Road, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Arrangements were made by J.L. Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg, Md.

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