Albert P. Snyder, Sr. 84 of Allegheny Township, formerly of Frazer Township, died Friday July 12, 2019 at UPMC-St. Margaret’s with his family by his side. He was born January 9, 1935 in Creighton, where he grew up graduating from East Deer High School in 1953. Albert worked for Union Spring in New Ken, then as a Trackman in the yard for the Bessemer & Lake Erie Railroad for 19 years. He then worked for Walmart and most recently for 380 Auction. He was a life member of both Frazer #1 VFD and the Outdoor Life Lodge, he also was a member of Allegheny Presbyterian Church, Allegheny Township. Albert enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and flea marketing.
Survivors include his loving wife of 65 years Dawna M. (Greiner) Snyder, children; Suzette L. (George) Bradford of Grayson, KY, A. Paul (Nancy) Snyder, Jr. of Somerset; Fred C. (Marsha) Snyder of Russellton; John R. (Clara) Snyder of West Tarentum; Jimmy Dean (Nikki) Snyder of Decatur, Fla and Joseph H. (Amy) Snyder of Winfield Township, 13 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his son George A. Snyder, brothers Raymond, Richard, Howard, Harry, Charles and Harold and his sisters Erma Bowser and Gertrude Becker.
Friends will be received Monday from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm at the SIWICKI-YANICKO FUNERAL HOME, 23 McKrell Road, Russellton, West Deer, where services will be conducted Tuesday 10 AM. He will be laid to rest in Bull Creek Cemetery, West Deer. View obituary online and leave condolences at www.siwicki-yanickofh.com.
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