OLEAN - Jason M. Snyder of Olean passed away Thursday (June 20, 2013) at home.
Jason was born March 29, 1973, in Olean and was a son of Christine Snyder and Wayne J. "Buzz" Buchanan. He was formerly married to Amy S. Burlingame.
Jason attended Olean schools. He worked for Olean Wholesale for the past 13 years.
Jason enjoyed fishing and traveling. He was an avid fan of the University of Michigan
Wolverines college football and basketball teams and the Oakland Raiders.
Jason was a very dedicated father to his son, Marcus, who was his pride and joy.
In addition to his father, Jason is survived by his son, Marcus J. Snyder of Olean; and five siblings, Polly A. (Thomas) Stimlinger of Olean, Anne M. (Chris) Magro of Denver, N.C., Dave L. (Lisa) Springstead, Amy L. Buchanan of Olean and Phil S. Springstead.
Jason was predeceased by his mother, Christine Ballard, on Nov. 14, 2012; and his stepfather, John Ballard, on Dec. 5, 2012.
Friends will be received Thursday (June 27, 2013) at the Letro-McIntosh-Spink Funeral Home Inc., 646 E. State St., Olean, from 5 to 7 p.m., at which time a memorial service will be held.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made payable to Marcus's mother, Amy S. Reynolds, 225 N. 13th St., Olean, NY 14760, to be placed in a trust fund for Marcus. Online condolences may be made at www.LetroMcIntoshSpinkFuneralHome.com.