Gerald W. Snyder

Date of Death: 5/18/2020

Gerald W. Snyder, Sr.

Sept. 26, 1953 – May 18, 2020

Gerald W. Snyder, Sr., 66, Altoona, passed away on Monday at UPMC Altoona.  He was born in Roaring Spring, son of the late Herbert Sr. and Rose (Fochler) Snyder.

Surviving are a son, Gerald W. Snyder, Jr. of Hollidaysburg; two daughters:  Heather Mease and Crystal (Jeremy) Truscello all of Altoona; five grandchildren:  Aubrey, Lexa, Cole, Kayden and Chloe; a great-grandson, Bentley; two brothers:  Rick Snyder of Martinsburg and Gary Snyder of Altoona; three sisters:  Nancy Baker and Shirley Longenecker of Roaring Spring, and Janet Lee of Williamsburg; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Herbert Snyder, Jr.

Gerald was a 1971 graduate of Central High School and a U.S. Army veteran.  He retired from Verizon as an operator with over 25 years of service.

Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by The Stevens Mortuary, Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona.

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Prayers to all the family and by Stephanie Wills
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