Lyle E. Snider, age 94, of rural Mendon, passed away Wednesday, November 16, 2016, at Celina Manor. 

He was born March 19, 1922 in Coldwater, to the late Earl E. & Mary H. (Coate) Snider. 

Lyle married Esther Evelyn Webb on December 15, 1942, and she preceded him in death on October 2, 2010. 

He is survived by a Daughter and Son: Brenda (Eugene) Hicks of Mendon 

and Gary (Joan) Snider of Celina, a Daughter-in-law: Caral Snider of Mendon, 

7 Grandchildren: Kelly Snider, Jeff Snider, Todd Hicks, Tonya Hesse, Travis Hicks, 

Megan Sanderson and Shawn Snider, a number of Great-Grandchildren,

and a Sister-in-law: Florence Snider, of Coldwater. 

Preceding him in death was a Son, William Snider, a Grandson, Mark Snider, 

and his Brothers: Donald, Wayne, and Robert Snider. 

Lyle attended Coldwater High School. He hauled milk and delivered fuel, 

then retired after 33 years of service with the Mercer County Highway 

Department, where he had served as Superintendent for a time. 

He attended Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, Celina. 

Favorite pastimes for him were mowing the yard and gardening, 

especially raising sweet corn. Lyle enjoyed spending time with his family. 

Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 P.M., Saturday, November 19, at 

W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home in Mendon, with Rev. Richard 

Van Horn officiating. Burial will follow at North Grove Cemetery in Celina. 

Calling Hours are 12:00 Noon until time of services 

on Saturday, at the Mendon Funeral Home. 

Memorial Contributions may be made to a Charity of the Donor's Choice.


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