Kenneth Snyder
1940 - 2021
Hansen-Spear Funeral Home
1535 State Street
Quincy, IL

Kenneth Snyder, age 80, of Quincy, died Monday, March 15, 2021, at 7:00 pm in Blessing Hospital.

Ken was born September 12, 1940 in Seneca, Illinois, the son of Charles Kenneth and Cecelia Graves Snyder. He married Donna L.Roland on February 4, 1961 in Quincy. She preceded him in death on December 21, 2015.

Ken was an electrician by trade and a member of the I.B.E.W. 134 for over 60 years. Electrical work was a tradition that Ken carried on from his father, and that was also carried on by Ken's son, Randy. Ken was proud to have been coach for the YMCA tackle football league for 13 years. In his spare time, he enjoyed boat racing at the Twin Oaks Club.

Survivors include: three sons: Robert (Marcee) Snyder of Libertyville, IL; Randall (Denise) Snyder of Quincy, IL; and Troy (fiancée, Heather Brown) Snyder of Quincy, IL; three grandchildren: Brandon, Payton, and Cecelia; his sister, Jenean Wand of Payson, IL; his Red Heeler, Frostie; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his wife, Ken was preceded in death by his parents.

Services: 10:00 am Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home, with Father Michael Kuse officiating.

Burial: Calvary Cemetery, Quincy, Illinois

Visitation: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm, Friday March 19, 2021 at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home

Memorials: American Lung Association. Memorial Donations may be made online at

Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements.

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Published by Herald-Whig on Mar. 16, 2021.
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1535 State Street, Quincy, IL
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Our hearts and prayers are with your family at this difficult time. Eternal rest grant unto him and may perpetual light shine upon him, May the souls of the faithful departed, by the mercy of God, rest in peace.
Jonelle Galuska
March 27, 2021
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Ray& Connee Galuska
March 18, 2021
Condolences to you all. It is hard to lose your father! Our prayers are with you. Cousin Jim and Mary
James&Mary Talken
March 17, 2021
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