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Durward Melvin Snyder, Sr
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Birth: Oct. 11, 1893
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


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.
Family links: 
  William Anderson Snyder (1857 - 1931)
  Elizabeth D. Arrowood Snyder (1856 - 1932)
  Vera E. Green Snyder (1894 - 1958)
  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)*
  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
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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