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Rose C. Snider

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Rose C. Snider

Rose Cecilia Snider, 96, of Ocean View, Delaware passed on September 11th peacefully and surrounded by loving family. Rose was formerly of Seattle, Washington; Skagway, Alaska; and Lancaster, Pennsylvania. During her life she worked as both a dedicated teacher and skilled accountant. Rose dedicated a tremendous amount of time to serving her community including her involvement with CHEER, Bethany Beach Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary, Pennsylvania Association of School Retirees, the American Association of University Women, AARP among several others.

Rose joins her husband Everett (Boots) Snider and her daughter, Lynda Colvin, in eternal peace. She is survived by her son, James Snider, Sr. of Pine Hill, NJ; her niece, Rebecca Schmidt of Newberg, Oregon; grandchildren: James Snider, Jr.; Jason Colvin; Jenean Kirby; Jennae Hamid; Mariana Collins; and Larisa Snider. In addition, Rose is survived by ten great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

Rose will be eternally missed by all that loved her. Her family will receive friends SUNDAY 3:00-5:00pm and MONDAY 9:30-10:30am at Melson's Funeral Home located at 38040 Muddy Neck Road, Ocean View, DE. Friends are invited to meet the family on Monday at 12:00 noon at The Parish of Saint Ann at 691 Garfield Parkway, Bethany Beach, Delaware, for her funeral mass.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made in her name to CHEER, Inc., 546 South Bedford Street, Georgetown, DE, 19947.

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Published in The News Journal from Sept. 13 to Sept. 14, 2013
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