Joe R. Snyder, 84, of Ocean City, Md., formerly of Lehighton, Pa., passed away Saturday, Feb. 21, 2009, in Peninsula Regional Medical Center, Salisbury, Md. He had been a truck driver for Motor Freight Express and was a member of Zion United Church of Christ in Lehighton, and a life member of Ocean View VFW in Ocean View, Del. He was a U.S. Coast Guard veteran.
Snyder was preceded in death by his parents, Irvin Roy and Anne (Linebaugh) Snyder. He is survived by his wife, Patricia M. Snyder; a son, Jan R. Snyder and his wife, Kathy, of Haddock, Ga.; two daughters, Terri J. Kruger of York, Pa., and Tammy L. Frayer of Manteca, Calif.; three grandchildren, J.R. Snyder, Melissa Brown and Rick Day.
Services and burial will be private. Donations may be made to PRMC Foundation, For Guerrieri Heart & Vascular Institute, 100 East Carroll St., Salisbury, MD 21801