Sherry Snyder, 45 of Raspberry Dr., Jim Thorpe died Wednesday, November 21 at home. She was the wife of Brian D. Snyder. They had been married 24 years on Oct. 1.
Born in Lehighton, she was a daughter of the late Ralph G. and Shirley (Hughes) Schoch.
She was a member of the Jim Thorpe Area High School graduating class of 1985. She received her Bachelors Degree in Education at East Stroudsburg University.
She was a School Teacher
at East Penn Elementary School, Lehighton.
She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in the Heights, Jim Thorpe.
Besides her husband, she is survived by two daughters, Lilly Shirley Snyder and Autumn Lynn Snyder both at home; a sister Rhonda Keretz of Bethlehem; brothers Carl Hess Jr. and wife Bonnie of Danielsville, Michael Hess of Walnutport, Ralph G. Schoch Jr. and wife Sasha Leiman of Lehighton and nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by a brother Robert Schoch. Services:
Services will be held 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 26th at St. John's Lutheran Church, 319 South Ave., Jim Thorpe with the Rev. F. Peter Muhr (and the Rev. William Thompson) officiating. There will be two calling periods, 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the Melber Funeral Home, 524 Center St., Jim Thorpe and 10-11:00 a.m. at the church. Interment will be in the Gilbert Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her name may be sent to
, PO Box 650309, Dallas TX 75265-0309.