Thomas J. “Tom” Snyder

Thomas J. “Tom” Snyder, age 84, of Pocahontas and formerly of Northlake, IL, passed away Sunday, August 2 at his home. Funeral services for 84 year old Thomas J. “Tom” Snyder will be Wednesday, August 5 at 11:00 a.m. at the Moss Funeral Home in Trenton. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery in Trenton. Friends may call Tuesday from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society.

He was born November 29, 1930 in Chicago, IL to the late George and Alyce, nee Bechtel, Snyder, died Sunday, August 2, 2015 at his residence.

Mr. Snyder was a veteran of the United State Marine Corps., and retired as an Executive in the life claims division of Bankers Life and Casualty Insurance Company. He enjoyed square dancing, cars, and guns.

Surviving is his wife Patricia, nee Blum, Snyder of Pocahontas, whom he married February 5, 1955 in Schiller Park, IL; his children, Mark Snyder and wife Charlene of Centralia, IL, Neal Snyder and wife Jill of Hoffman Estates, IL, Dale Snyder and wife Brenda of Northlake, IL and Amy Ciborowski and husband Mike of Trenton, IL; 7 grandchildren, Chris Snyder and wife Jena, Cory Snyder, Rob Snyder, Connie Ramirez and husband Danny, Tim Snyder, Keith Ciborowski, and Kyle Ciborowski; siblings, Dona Hayden of Venice, FL, Jesse Snyder and wife Deborah of Venice, FL, and Susan Minckley and husband David of Berwyn, IL; and sisters-in-law and a brother-in-law, Alice Snyder of Davenport, IA and Joy Jeschke and husband John of Branson, MO.

Tom was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Myra Snyder; a grandson, Keven Ciborowski; a brother, Gordon Snyder; and brothers-in-law, Thomas Hayden, Dennis Blum, and Richard Blum.

Moss Funeral Home
105 South Main Street
Trenton, IL 62293
618-224-9255

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