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Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
Leo Jinks Snyder

   Leo "Jinks" Snyder, 52, of Hay Township, passed away suddenly Saturday, December 1, from a heart attack. In ill health for several years, he was found in his pickup truck about 1:20 p.m. on Ridge Road near Hockaday Road where he had been on business.

   Born in Tobacco Township March 14, 1921, Mr. Snyder had been a life long resident of Gladwin County, He and the former Miss Marion Cottrell were married June 1, 1946 in Beaverton. He was a veteran of World War II, and a retired Dow Chemical Company employee in Midland. He was a honary life member of Local 12075 UMWA and the Hay Township Senior Citizens Club.

   Surviving are his wife, Marion; 4 sons, Gary, Larry, Terry, and Randy, all of Beaverton; his mother, Mrs. Beatrice Snyder of Beaverton; a sister, Mrs. Geraldine Grisdale of Mt. Pleasent and 1 granddaughter. Services were held Monday at 2:00 p.m., at Hall Funeral Home, Beaverton. The Rev. Roger Browne and Rev. Margaret Smith officiated and burial was in Dale Cemetery.

{Note:(Found In Same Issue) 'We all send our sympathy and prayers to the Leo "Jinks" Snyder family. He passed away on Saturday. Services are today. They used to live on the Channell place years ago.' - Gladwin County Record 12/05/1973 Column - 1 Page - 12}
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Dale Cemetery, Beaverton, MI
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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