Gilbert S. Snyder, 94, formerly of Millersville and recently of Evergreen Estates, died on Saturday, June 27, 2015.
He retired from the AMTRAK after working for the railroads 42 years.
Gilbert served in the US Navy during WWII.
He enjoyed hunting and worked at least 3 days weekly tending yards until he was 92. Gilbert attended Colemanville United Methodist Church.
Born in Northumberland, he was the son of the late Melvin and Emily Snyder. Gilbert is survived by six children; and Terry Snyder, Rebecca (Snyder) Funck, John G., married to Roberta (Kane) Swinehart, Gloria (Swinehart), married to Scott Kleinfelter, Donna(Swinehart), married to Barry Simpson, Kenneth E., married to Patricia A. (Lynch) Swinehart, 13 Grandchildren, and 19 Great-Grandchildren; and a dear friend, Shirley Gregg.
There will be a viewing on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 from 10 until 11:00 AM in the Bachman Funeral Home, 7 South Decatur Street, Strasburg, PA. The funeral is 11:00 AM in the funeral home followed by interment in Colemanville United Methodist Cemetery.