DEFERIET, NY — Doris E. Snyder, 90, formerly of 35 Wilna Ave., Deferiet, died Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020, while under the care of her family and U of R Homecare Hospice.
Born Sept. 24, 1930, in Deferiet, the daughter of the late Ernest E. and Edith M. (Blake) Ward, she graduated in 1949 from Augustinian Academy in Carthage.
She married Lyle E. Snyder on Oct. 31, 1953, at the Asbury United Methodist Church in Watertown. Lyle died on Oct. 13, 1987.
Doris worked as a secretary in the personnel department of the St. Regis Paper Company in Deferiet before raising her children.
Doris was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother and was always there for her family.
She was a former member of the Union Church in Deferiet, Deferiet Senior Citizens and the Deferiet Voluntee Fire Department Auxiliary.
She is survived by her three daughter’s; Debbie (Mike) George of Lakeland, FL, Eydie (Cliff) Carr of Carthage and Sherri Kamide (Bill Condon) of Macedon, NY, a son. Lyle (Shaughn) Snyder of Soddy-Daisy, Tennessee and ten grandchildren, Michael George, Ashley Grgurich, Justin Carr, Jaymilyn McMahon, Derek Smith, Marcus Snyder, Colby Snyder, Christopher Kamide, Gabrielle Kamide-Grogan and Alyssa Kamide, eight great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by four brothers, Harold, Thomas, Maurice Ward and an infant brother, Ernest Ward Jr.
Private funeral services will be held on Friday, Nov. 27, 2020, at the Bezanilla-McGraw Funeral Home, Carthage. with Rev. Emerson (Bill) Davis officiating. Burial will be in Black River Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Assoc. Northern Region, 441 W. Kirkpatrick St., Syracuse, NY 13204, Hospice of Jefferson County, 1398 Gotham St., Watertown, NY 13601 or to U of R Homecare Hospice, 2180 Empire Blvd, Webster, NY 14580.
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