Mary Edna “Short” Snyder, 95, of Rockwood, went to be with the Lord on December 21, 2017 at the Meyersdale Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. Born June 8, 1922, she is preceded in death by her husband Wilbur in 2009; sisters Kathleen Meyers and Margaret Race; and granddaughter Sandy Snyder. She is survived by her sons Kenneth and wife Connie of Ohio, and Jack and wife Shirley of Rockwood; sister Dorothy Mosholder of Rockwood; grandchildren Mike, Robert, Brenda, and Tom; and numerous great-grandchildren. She was a member of St. Peter’s Church in Somerset.
She loved crafting, gardening, and taking long walks. Friends will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 PM Tuesday at Miller Funeral Home and Crematory, Somerset. A vigil service will be held at 1:45 PM at the funeral home prior to the visitation. A funeral mass will be held at 11 AM Wednesday at St. Peter’s Church, Father Daniel O’Neill celebrant. Interment at Somerset County Memorial Park. The family would like to say a special thank you to “the girls” at the nursing home for taking such good care of Mary all these years. Also to Aseracare Hospice of Johnstown for making her last days here peaceful. Memorial contributions may be sent to the Somerset County Blind Center at 748 S. Center Ave. Somerset, PA 15501.