Goshen News, Goshen, IN

Obituaries

May 1, 2013

Annabelle Snyder

April 27, 1917-April 30, 2013

GOSHEN — Annabelle Snyder, 96, died Tuesday afternoon at Greencroft Goshen Health Care where she had been the last two weeks.

She was born April 27, 1917, at home in Harrison Township to John B. and Cora (Nice) Christophel.

She married Don F. Snyder in Goshen April 17, 1971. He died June 5, 2009.

She is survived by a sister, Letha Carpenter, Goshen; a brother, Paul (Flora Jane) Christophel, Elkhart; a sister-in-law, Charlene Christophel, Goshen, and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by three brothers, Everett, Eldon and Theron Christophel, and a sister, Lois Reuter.

A lifetime Goshen resident, Mrs. Snyder worked at Crist Cleaners for 27 years.

A member of Yellow Creek Mennonite Church, she enjoyed family activities, knitting and traveling, both camper and group, with her husband.

Friends may call 5 to 8 p.m., Friday and one hour prior to the 11 a.m., Saturday service at Yellow Creek Mennonite Church. Pastors Katie Cunningham, Wes Bontreger and Harold Yoder will officiate.

Burial will follow at Yellow Creek Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Yellow Creek Mennonite Church.

Yoder-Culp Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Online condolences may be shared at www.yoderculpfuneralhome.com.

 

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