The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

November 9, 2012

Dorothy B. Snyder, 89, Royersford

The Daily Item

— ROYERSFORD — Dorothy B. (Baker) Snyder, 89, of Royersford, and a former Milton resident, died Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at Parkhouse Providence Pointe, Royersford.

She was born Oct. 13, 1923, in Milton, a daughter of the late Norris and Jennie (Leiby) Baker. She was married to Edward H. Snyder on Feb. 17, 1950, in which they celebrated 62 years of marriage together.

She was a member of the Christ Lutheran Church, Milton, in which she served on the alter guild. She enjoyed animals, traveling, volunteering at Evangelical Hospital gift shop, and volunteered on the election board, Milton.

Dorothy is survived by her husband, Edward; one daughter and son-in-law, Sandra Snyder and Steven Every, of Pottstown; one niece, Patricia and husband Dennis Hendricks, of Milton, along with her beloved granddogs, Jack and Ginger.

Along with her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by one brother, Robert Baker, and one sister, Mary Alice Baker.

Friends and family will be received from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, followed by funeral services at 11 at Christ Lutheran Church, 1125 Mahoning St., Milton, with Pastor Pat Pittsnoggle officiating.  

Burial will follow in Harmony Cemetery, Milton.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society, 1948 E. Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701.

Arrangements are being handled by The Dale E. Ranck Funeral Service, 125 N. Front Street, Milton.

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