John W. Snyder

John W. Snyder, 90, of Springfield, died at 5:30 am, Tuesday, July 12, 2022 at his home. He was born June 4, 1932 in St. Louis, MO, to Wendell H. and Faye Bearden Snyder. He married Shirleen Foster on August 24, 1958 and she survives.

Also surviving are four sons, Kevin (Camye) Snyder, Kerry (Annette) Snyder, Jeff (Julie) Snyder, and Shawn (Angie) Snyder, all of Springfield; nine grandchildren, Ryan (Alysa) Snyder, Gabi (Ryan) Randolph, Kaylie Snyder, Kyle (Heather) Snyder, Becka Snyder, Jacob Snyder, Lexi Bergschneider, Alexis Snyder, and Wade Snyder; eight great- grandchildren; one sister, Carol Dickey of Caledonia, MO; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Marilyn Vineyard and Gerry Allers; and one brother, Clinton Snyder.

John was a resident of Springfield since 1969. He was a US Air Force Veteran serving during the Korean War. He retired as a service manager for Record Systems, Inc. after twenty years of service and previously worked for Remington Rand. John was a very active member of South Side Christian Church. He enjoyed woodworking and fishing.

Visitation: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm, Monday, July 18, 2022 at South Side Christian Church.

Funeral Service: 12:30 pm, Monday, July 18, 2022 at South Side Christian Church, with Pastor Brandon Moore officiating. Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery where Military Honors will be conducted.

Memorial contributions may be made to South Side Christian Church or Land of Lincoln Honor Flight.

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