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Durward Melvin Snyder, Sr
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Birth: Oct. 11, 1893
Greeneville
Greene County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Apr. 14, 1964
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Son of William Anderson Snyder and Althrodrick Elizabeth D. (Arrowood) Snyder


OBITUARY:

D.M. Snyder Rites Friday

Services for Durward M. Snyder, 70, of 819 Twenty-third Court, who died of pneumonia Tuesday at Veterans Hospital after a three-day illness, will be at 1:30 P.M. Friday at the Hamilton Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Canfield Cemetery.

Mr. Snyder, a retired maintenance employee of the Rock Island Lines, was born in Greeneville, Tennessee, and lived here 60 years. He was a veteran of World War I and a member of Berean Assembly of God Church and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 738.

Surviving are two sons, Durward M., Jr. and Charles W.; three daughters, Mrs. Doris Tyler, Mrs. Bennie (sic) Hart, and Mrs. Ruth Waltz, and a sister, Mrs. Lucy Anderson, all of Des Moines; two brothers, Arthur of Des Moines, and Vea (sic) H. of Altoona, 24 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Anderson Snyder (1857 - 1931)
  Elizabeth D. Arrowood Snyder (1856 - 1932)
 
 Spouse:
  Vera E. Green Snyder (1894 - 1958)
 
 Children:
  Lena Lucile Snyder McCann (1921 - 1958)*
  Doris Marie Snyder Tyler (1923 - 1990)*
  Durward Melvin Snyder (1928 - 2009)*
  Bonnie M. Snyder Hart (1931 - 1974)*
  Ruth Arlene Snyder Waltz (1935 - 1991)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Snyder (1875 - 1875)*
  Henry Taylor Snyder (1876 - 1957)*
  George Snyder (1878 - 1879)*
  James Thomas Jefferson Snyder (1880 - 1946)*
  John Arthur Snyder (1882 - 1968)*
  Charles Montgomery Snyder (1884 - 1955)*
  Zuba Snyder (1887 - 1904)*
  Durward Melvin Snyder (1893 - 1964)
  Lucile Delena Snyder Anderson (1896 - 1978)*
  Vee Hobson Snyder (1899 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Canfield Cemetery
Polk County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Jeannine (Booton) Hall
Record added: May 23, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27023899
Durward Melvin Snyder, Sr
Added by: Jeannine (Booton) Hall
 
Durward Melvin Snyder, Sr
Added by: Jeannine (Booton) Hall
 
Durward Melvin Snyder, Sr
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- Jeannine (Booton) Hall
 Added: Jun. 14, 2009
 
 
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