Ann M. Snyder

IRVING – Ann M. Snyder, 77, of Versailles Road, Irving, died Saturday, May 25, 2013, at Elderwood Health Care in Lakewood, Hamburg, following a short illness.

She was born in Buffalo, on November 14, 1935, the daughter of the late Gerald and Alice (Hughes) Roetzer.

Mrs. Snyder was a graduate of Silver Creek Central School, Class of 1953. Along with her late husband, William M. Snyder, whom she married Sept. 4, 1954 in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel RC Church, Silver Creek and who died Oct. 26, 2010, she owned & operated a small grape farm in Irving, for over 40 years.

She was a very active member of St. Rose of Lima RC Church, Forestville and a member of the Red Hat Society.

Survivors include a son, William (Kay) Snyder of Apalachin, NY and a sister, Alice (William) Harford of Silver Creek. Also surviving are 5 grandchildren, Sara, Peter & Chrissy, Brett, Sharon & Cynthia Snyder, 2 great grandchildren Aleisha Stevens & Casey Cheresnowsky, 1 great-great granddaughter Ellie Mae and several nieces & nephews.

Besides her parents and husband, she was predeceased by a son, Bruce Maynard Snyder and by a sister, Mary Lou Ross.

There will be no visitation observed. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday morning (June 7th) at 10 o’clock, from St. Rose of Lima RC Church, Center Street, Forestville, with Rev. Daniel F. Fiebelkorn, pastor, officiating. Private Interment will be in Rathbun Cemetery, Town of Hanover.

The family suggests memorial donations may be made to the Faith Community of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel-St. Rose of Lima Church, 165 Central Avenue Silver Creek, NY, 14136. Arrangements are by Riles & Woolley Funeral Home, Forestville. To post condolences go to www.rilesandwoolleyfuneralhome.com.