James Snyder

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  • "So long to great guy I know you will be missed."
    - John Amoss
  • "Carol and family, our thoughts and prayers are with you all."
    - Wayne and Karen Ray
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James L. "Jim" Snyder, Sr., 79, of Hanover went to meet our Lord on Sunday, February 4, 2018 at Hanover Hall, Hanover. He was the husband of Carol (Spessert) Snyder, his wife of 59 years. Born December 30, 1938 in Horseshoe Run, WV, he was the son of the late Ai and Ora G. (Harsh) Snyder. Jim worked in construction as a bridge superintendent until his retirement in 2007. He loved hunting, fishing and spending time with his family and friends. In addition to his wife Carol, Jim is survived by three sons; James L. Snyder, Jr. and his wife Lee Ann of Manchester, MD, Gerald W. Snyder and his wife Karen of Hanover, PA and Matthew J. Snyder and his wife Martha of Raleigh, NC; six grandchildren, Laura (Snyder) Sweitzer, David L. Snyder, Sarah (Snyder) Sells, Emily Snyder, Ashley Snyder and Anna Snyder; four great grandchildren, Ethan, Taylor, Bennett and Kaylee; one sister, Nada Evans of Elkins, WV; one sister-in-law, Norma Snyder; two brothers-in-law, Robert Windon and Larry Spessert and a number of nieces and nephews. Jim was predeceased by his brother Don Snyder in 2017. Services will be private. To share memories of Jim Snyder, please visit

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Hanover, PA 17331
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Published in Carroll County Times on Feb. 6, 2018