EAST PALESTINE -Dale G. Snyder, 60, of Brushville Road, passed away at 9:45 p.m. Monday at the St. Elizabeth Hospital Medical Center, Boardman Campus, after becoming ill at home.
He was born Nov. 1, 1953 in Salem, a son of the late Donald J. and Lois Black Snyder Sr., and was a lifelong resident of the area.
He had been employed with ER Advanced Ceramics as a supervisor, prior to his retirement. He had at one time served as a fire chief with the former Unity Volunteer Fire Department.
His wife, the former Gail Landsberger, whom he married Nov. 2, 1974, survives him in the home. He also leaves a twin sister, Gail Snyder Shook of Leetonia, a second sister, Vickie Snyder Stuckey of Pittsburgh, Pa., and a brother Donald Snyder Jr. of Poland.
The funeral service will be held at noon Friday at the Oliver-Linsley Funeral Home, with the Rev. Christopher Cicero of Our Lady of Loudes Church officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday. It has been asked that material tributes take the form of contributions to East Palestine Social Concerns, c/o 375 East Grant Street, East Palestine, OH 44413