Jean S. Snyder
November 2, 2011
Jean S. Snyder, 90, a resident of Allied Skilled Nursing Center, formerly of the Dunmore Highrise, died early Wednesday morning in the Moses Taylor Hospital. Her husband of 41 years was Harry H. Snyder who died in 2003.
She was born in Scranton, daughter of the late John M and Mary Swartz Stone. She was a graduate of the former Scranton Technical High School and the Hanneman Hospital School of Nursing. She was a member of the Myrtle Street United Methodist Church. After graduating from nursing school, she was employed in the nursing field at the Hanneman Hospital in Scranton, the Moses Taylor Hospital Long Term Facility, and the Lehigh Sacred Heart Hospital before retiring and relocating to St. Petersburg, Fl. While living in Florida she volunteered at the local hospital.
Surviving are a son John Lutz and his wife Donna Czupil of Harrisburg; daughters Karen Bolcavage and her husband Raymond of Harford, Janet DeSarno and her husband William of Virginia and Rene Cullen and her husband Jim of Throop; a stepson Bruce Snyder and his wife Donna of East Stroudsburg; a brother James Stone of Norristown; a sister Sue Hoffman of Scranton; ten grandchildren; four great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Betty Black.
Funeral services will be held Monday at 11am in the Vanston and James Funeral Home 1401 Ash St.
Friends may call Monday morning from 9:30am until the time of service in the funeral home.
Interment, Fairview Memorial Park, Elmhurst.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Myrtle St. United Methodist Church 840 Harrison Avenue Scranton, PA 18510
For directions or to send the family an online condolence please visit www.vanstonandjames.com