Obit: Emily C. Snyder

Emily C. Snyder, 101, of 1900 Ravine Raod, Williamsport, died peacefully on Tuesday April 18, 2017 at the Gatehouse at Divine Providence Hospital.

She was born in Williamsport on April 8, 1916 the daughter of William J. and Emma Bischof Strouse.

Emily was a longtime member of St Boniface Catholic Church.She had been a secretary and receptionist for the Lycoming O.B.G.Y.N. here in Williamsport.

Emily was preceded in death by her husband Richard W. Snyder in 1987 and her daughter Victoria Powell in 1999. Emily is survived by her son Gary W. (Susan) Snyder in S. Williamsport Pa. She is also survived by six grandchildren; Karen (Mark) Staub, Kevin (Nicole) Snyder, Ryan Snyder, Justin (Eleni) Snyder, Richard (Kristin) Powell and Amanda Powell; six great-grandchildren; seven nieces and five nephews; and a special niece Sandra Bierly. She was preceded in death by her sister Mabel Tomlinson, brothers George, Lloyd and William Strouse.

Funeral and burial services will be held at the convienence of the family. The family will provide the flowers and memorial contributions in Emily’s name may be made to the Williamsport Home,1900 Ravine Road, Williamsport or to the Susquehanna Health Foundation, 1001 Grampian Blvd., Williamsport,Pa. 17701. Crouse Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

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