News Death Notice
SNYDER, Betty S. 89 passed away in Marathon, FL on Tuesday January 21, 2014. Born in Philadelphia, PA on February 8, 1924 to Mervin A. and Ella (Franz) Given. Betty was raised in Grandview, OH and upon her marriage to James W. Snyder on June 27, 1952, she move to Springfield. In addition to being a homemaker, Betty worked for Ohio Bell in Columbus, OH and for the family business of Wheel Constructors, Inc., Store All Self Storage, Pet Food Warehouse & Bettys Bears. Betty is survived by her husband Jim Snyder & daughters Janet Snyder Abair (Jim Turcot) of Essex Jct., VT and Marilyn Snyder (Tad Williams) of Springfield, 2 grandchildren Kelsey Abair & Travis Abair both of Essex Jct. VT, sister-in-law Erie Given, Elyria, OH and 12 nieces & nephews. Betty was preceded in death by her parents, 1 sister & 4 brothers. A celebration of life will be held on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014 at 1:00 pm at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 201 N. Limestone St., Springfield, OH 45503. Reception to follow. Internment at convenience of family. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Covenant Presbyterian Church or The Humane Society of Clark County, 5201 Urbana Rd., Springfield, OH 45502.