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Lynn Elston Snyder

January 4, 1938 ~ September 15, 2019 (age 81)


Lynn Elston Snyder, 81, of Churubusco, passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2019, at his home.

Born in Payne, OH, on January 4, 1938, to Gerald and Katherine (Evans) Snyder. He spent his formative years in Payne, graduating from Payne High School in 1956. Later he graduated from Bowling Green.

Lynn was married to Evelyn Lamb in Payne, OH on July 18, 1959. The couple moved to Churubusco in 1972.

He worked for Churubusco State Bank from 1972 until his retirement in 1998. He served as the bank president from 1988 to his retirement.

Lynn had a heart to serve. He was a member of St. John Bosco Catholic Church and served as a leader of the Finance Committee for 40 years. He was a member of the Churubusco Rotary and was a Paul Harris Fellow.

He had a love for singing. He was an avid hunter, enjoyed golfing and working outside.

Lynn is survived by his wife of 60 years, Evelyn Snyder; a daughter, Diane (Bill) Randall; three sons, Doug (Lori) Snyder, Dan (Susan) Snyder and Richard (Brenda) Snyder; two brothers, Don and David Snyder; a sister-in-law, Donna Snyder; 14 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Gerry Snyder and a sister, Patricia Linder.

Calling will take place at Sheets and Childs Funeral Home on September 19, 2019, from 3:00 PM until 7:00 PM. The Holy Rosary will be recited at 7:00 PM.

Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:00 AM, at St. John Bosco Catholic Church on Friday, September 20, 2019.

Internment following service at Riverview Cemetery.

Memorials to Riley's Children's Hospital, St. Jude's Hospital or Masses.

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September 19, 2019

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Recitation of the Rosary
September 19, 2019

7:00 PM

Funeral Mass
September 20, 2019

10:00 AM
St. John Bosco Catholic Church
220 North Main Street
Churubusco, IN 46723

Interment following funeral service
September 20, 2019

Riverview Cemetery
Carroll and Madden Roads
Churubusco, IN 46723

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