Born: October 16, 1919
Died: December 28, 2013
Helen Roberta (Charlton) Snyder, 94, Oaktown, passed away Saturday December 28, 2013 at Good Samaritan Hospital. Helen was born October 16, 1919, in Oaktown, the daughter of Chester H. and Mary Ellen (King) Charlton. She married Albert “Gene” Snyder on April 9, 1938 and he preceded her in death on July 11, 1985. She was a homemaker and a member of the Oaktown Christian Church. Helen was a past member in Eastern Star and the Homemakers Club.
Helen is survived by her daughters, Margaret Ellen Utt and her husband Bruce, of Oaktown, June Ann Burke of Owensboro, KY, and Trudy Helen Perkins of Anderson, IN; sons, Michael Eugene Snyder of Lexington, KY and Stephen Dale Snyder and his wife Laura of Aurora, IN; sister, Janet Sue Sheffler and her husband Jim of Sullivan; and several nieces and nephews. She is also survived by 16 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren, and 1 great great grandchild.
Along with her husband, Albert, she is preceded in death by her parents; one grandson, Curtis Edington; and sisters, Virginia Daugherty, June Deiss, and Ethel Mae Flaugher.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday December 31, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at Oaktown Christian Church with funeral services beginning at 2:00 PM with Rev. Todd Barnhizer officiating. She will be laid to rest at the Carlisle Oddfellows Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made in Helen’s memory to the American Heart Association or the Arthritis Foundation, PO Box 96280, Washington, DC 20077. Online condolences may be made at www.fredrickandson.com.