CUMBERLAND — John
Samuel “Sam” Snyder, 89, of
Cumberland, died Friday, Jan.
10, 2014 at the Allegany Health
Nursing and Rehabilitation
after a brief stay.
Born April 2, 1924 in Oconoco,
W.Va., he was the son of the
late Archie Snyder and
Maude (Hockman) Snyder. He
was preceded in death by his
wife, Ella R. Snyder in 2006;
and one brother, Jack R. Snyder.
Sam was a U.S. Army veteran
of World War II. In his early
years, he enjoyed riding
motorcycles having biked
across the United States on
his Harley Davidson. Sam
worked as a gas station attendant/
mechanic at Joe’s Texaco,
on Oldtown Road; later he
became a truck driver at the
Celanese Corporation. After
his retirement from the
Celanese, he worked for Ort’s
Bakery and DNR Trucking.
He was a very hard worker
and loved the outdoors. He
especially liked mowing, gardening
and plowing snow.
Surviving are two daughters,
Jody L. Wengerd, North
Liberty, Iowa and Lisa K.
Lloyd and husband Frank,
Cumberland; three granddaughters,
Wengerd, Olivia L. Wengerd,
and Amanda P. Wengerd, all of
Iowa; two grandsons, Trevor
C. Lloyd and Ryan C. Lloyd,
both of Cumberland; and his
special friends and neighbors
in the “hollow”.
Friends will be received at
the Scarpelli Funeral Home,
P.A., 108 Virginia Ave., Cumberland,
on Saturday, Jan. 18,
2014 from noon until 1 p.m. A
memorial service will follow at
1 p.m. by son-in-law, Frank E.
Inurnment will be in the
Maryland State Veterans
Cemetery at Rocky Gap, Flintstone.
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DOROTHY BENDER [Frostburg]
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JOY MALLOY [Cumberland]
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RAYMOND W. “PETE” WILLS SR. [Cumberland]
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THOMAS S. “TOM” LEWIS [Cumberland]
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LEATRICE M. “LEE” YOST [Oakland]
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DEBRA L. FOLK [Lonaconing]
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MADELINE B. “MADGE” (NETHKEN) MOATS [Hagerstown]
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