Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Snyders in:
 • West Point Cemetery
 • Liberty
 • Union County
 • Indiana
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
John Grover Snyder
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Jul. 27, 1884
Union County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 1971
Wayne County
Indiana, USA

Obituary from Richmond (Indiana) Palladium and Sun-Telegram, Sat. Jan. 30, 1971:

Retired Teacher-Farmer, John G. Snyder, Dies at 86

BROWNSVILLE--John G. Snyder, 86-year-old retired farmer and former school teacher died at noon Friday at Heritage House Nursing Home in Richmond. His home was on R.R. 4, Liberty.

A graduate of Miami University, in Oxford, Ohio, Mr. Snyder taught school in Illinois for 10 years before coming to Brownsville Township in Union County where he farmed the remainder of his active life.

While in Illinois, he coached Hinsdale High School to the state basketball championship in 1909.

Mr. Snyder was a charter member and past president of the Union County Farm Bureau. He also was a member of the Presbyterian Church in Liberty, the Brownsville Masonic Lodge, the Order of Eastern Star and the Scottish Rite.

Survivors include four sons, Martin of Richmond, J. Burdette of Toledo, Ohio, Roland of Liberty and Rev. Louis Snyder of Williamsburg; one daughter, Mrs. William Kare of Richmond; one sister, Mrs. Marie Beane of Eaton, Ohio; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

*** *** ***

As a student at Miami University, Snyder was also one of 21 founding members of the Non-Fraternity Association, now Phi Kappa Tau national fraternity. 
Family links: 
  Isaac Newton Snyder (1846 - 1920)
  Marie Antoinette Martin Snyder (1854 - 1902)
  Jessie Way Snyder (1882 - 1954)*
  Martin Way Snyder (1910 - 1973)*
  John Burdette Snyder (1912 - 1990)*
  Roland Weston Snyder (1913 - 1978)*
  Neva Snyder Kare (1915 - 1991)*
  Louis Edward Snyder (1920 - 1990)*
  John Grover Snyder (1884 - 1971)
  Isaac Newton Snyder (1886 - 1968)*
  Simon Ethelbert Snyder (1889 - 1918)*
  Marie A. Snyder Beane (1902 - 1978)*
*Calculated relationship
West Point Cemetery
Union County
Indiana, USA
Created by: CharlieBall
Record added: Feb 13, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105189928
John Grover Snyder
Added by: Martin Dunning
John Grover Snyder
Added by: Leigh Lombardi
John Grover Snyder
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Bill Stevens Jr
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service