MECHANICSBURG - Barry A. Snyder, 60, a resident of Mechanicsburg, formerly of Watsontown and Montgomery, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 1, 2019, in the Hershey Medical Center.
Born Sunday, July 5, 1959, in Kelly Twp., Union Countym he was a son of the late William T. Snyder and Beulah (Bartlett) Yoder of Muncy. Barry was the husband of Roseann (Pick) Snyder with whom he would have celebrated an 18th wedding anniversary on Sept. 13, 2019.
He was a 1977 graduate of Warrior Run High School. Barry honorably served his country in the U.S. Air Force. He was last employed by the former LDI at Montgomery.
Barry loved gardening and was born with a green thumb. He had a passion for photography. Barry was the "Pied Piper" for all the neighbor kids and dogs, always carrying dog treats in his pocket.
In addition to his wife and mother, Barry is survived by five children, Erika Hart of Galveston, TX; Danny (Tanya) McCarty of Carthage, NY; DeAnn Goeman of Montgomer, James McCarty of Montgomery, Jaime (Jason) Kichline of Mechanicsburg, one brother, William (Linda) Snyder of Muncy; two sisters, Bonnie (Jody) King of Muncy and Brenda (Mike) Brown of York; nine grandchildren, Skylee Hart, Ivee Hart, David Snyder, Brad (Jessica) Goeman, Seth McCarty, Lindsay McCarty, Kaitlyn McCarty, Eli Kichline, Ella Kichline; and by two great-grandchildren, Connor Goeman and Macie Goeman. In addition to his father, Barry was preceded in death by his step-father, Richard Yoder; brother-in-law, Wayne Kline; grandson, Bailey McCarty and great-grandson, Dillon Goeman.
In keeping with Barry's wishes, there will be no services. A celebration of Barry's life will be held at the convenience of the family.
Please visit www.betzerfuneral.com to sign the guest book or send an e-condolence.