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Melvin Benjamin Snyder, Jr.

May 30, 1948 August 29, 2018
Melvin Benjamin Snyder, Jr.
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Obituary for Melvin Benjamin Snyder, Jr.

Melvin Benjamin Snyder, Jr., 70, of Port Republic, formerly of Hancock, MD, died unexpectedly due to injuries from an auto accident on Aug. 29, 2018, at Sentara RMH Medical Center.

Melvin was born in Washington County Hospital in Hagerstown, MD, on May 30, 1948. He was the son of the late Melvin B. Snyder and Mary Rebecca (Ditto) Snyder.

Melvin is survived by a brother, Donald Snyder and wife, Joan, of Needmore, PA; two nephews and one niece along with five great-nieces and one-great nephew.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Ellen Sunderland and brother-in-law, Jack, both of Hagerstown, MD, and one infant brother.

He worked at Advantage Physical Therapy in Elkton.

A memorial service will be held at Johnson Funeral Service in Grottoes on Sept. 8, 2018, at 11 AM, with Rev. Jerry Fletcher officiating. A memorial service will also be held at Independent Holiness Church in Harrisonville, PA, on Saturday, Sept. 15th at 2 PM, with Rev. Toby Mellott officiating.

Burial will be at Pleasant Ridge Brethren Church in Needmore, PA, at the convenience of the family.

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memorial service




11:00 AM 9/8/2018 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 9/8/2018 12:00:00 PM
Johnson Funeral Service Grottoes

Rev. Jerry Fletcher officiating

Johnson Funeral Service Grottoes

memorial service




2:00 PM 9/15/2018 2:00:00 PM - 3:00 PM 9/15/2018 3:00:00 PM
Independent Holiness Church

3036 Buck Road
Harrisonville, PA 17228

Rev. Toby Mellott officiating.

Independent Holiness Church
3036 Buck Road Harrisonville 17228 PA
United States

Cemetery Details


Pleasant Ridge Brethren Church Final Resting Place

2507 Pleasant Ridge Road
Needmore, PA 17238

2507 Pleasant Ridge Road Needmore 17238 PA
United States

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