NORTH BLOOMFIELD, Ohio – Denzil Lee Snyder, age 70, died Sunday, October 15, 2017 at Community Skilled Nursing in Warren.
Denzil was born January 13, 1947 in Union City, Indiana to the late Lloyd G. and Marjorie (Woods) Snyder.
He was a Veteran of the U.S. Navy serving during Vietnam.
Denzil worked for many years at McDonald Steel, at RMI and retired from RTI Titanium as a crane operator with 29 years of service.
He was an avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting and fishing. Denzil also loved to cook. He loved working with his Haflinger horses and had fond memories of operating his fishing charter boat on Lake Erie.
Besides his parents, Denzil is preceded in death by his brother, Larry.
He is survived by his wife of 25 years Melanie Snyder; two daughters, Leslie (Greg) Davis and Tammy McCollough; a stepson, Robert Gilbert; a sister, Dixie Darby; three granddaughters, Celena McCollough, Alyssa McCollough and Gabrielle Gilbert and one grandson, Zeke Davis.
Friends may call 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Thursday, October 19 at Lane Funeral Homes, Shafer-Winans Chapel, 164 N. High Street in Cortland.
Funeral service with Military Honors will be 9:30 a.m. Friday, October 20 in the Chapel at Pineview Memorial Park.
A television tribute will air Wednesday, October 18 at the following approximate times:
12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.