Samuel D. SNYDER

News Death Notice

SNYDER, Samuel D. 81, of Springfield, passed away Monday, December 30, 2013. He was born November 23, 1932 in Springfield, the son of Steven E. and Margaret M. (Martin) Snyder. Samuel graduated from Springfield High School. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy serving four years and a life member of VFW Post# 1031. Samuel is survived by his wife of 51 years Mary E. (Bowman); sons Mark (Angie) Snyder and Sam Snyder; a sister Pearl (Ivan) Sparks; a half-brother Danny Snyder; grandchildren Mark, Sasha, Samantha and Tony; great-grandchildren Evan, Kaiden, Azure, Rory and Jevante; and numerous nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers Stephen and Stanley Snyder; two half-brothers Jimmy and Harry Snyder; a half-sister Virginia Snyder; and a granddaughter Julie Snyder. A funeral service to honor Samuel's life will be Friday at 2:00 PM in the RICHARDS, RAFF & DUNBAR MEMORIAL HOME, with Pastor Rick Boswell officiating. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the start of service. Burial will follow in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions have been requested to the St. Jude Children's Hospital or . Expressions of sympathy may be made at


Funeral Home

Richards, Raff & Dunbar Memorial Home
838 East High Street Springfield, OH 45505
(937) 325-1564

Published in Springfield News-Sun from Jan. 1 to Jan. 2, 2014