SNIDER, Jerry Allen, age 79, of Moundsville, WV, died Sunday, July 28, 2013.
He was born May 14, 1934 in Bad Axe, MI, the son of the late Allen and Dorothy Motz Snider.
He was a retired Professional Civil Engineer; a member of Simpson United Methodist Church; a 32nd Degree Mason; a Marshall County Hunter Education instructor; and a past leader of Boy Scout Troop 79.
Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Linda Esson Snider; a daughter, Jerilyn (Mike) Eskridge; two sons, Jim Snider, and Jake (Katy) Snider; two nieces, Cheri Earl, and Angel (Mike) Phillips; grandchildren, Michael Allen, Wesley, Emma, Gwen, Jessica, Michael Lee, Brittany, and Spencer; and three great-grandchildren; a brother, Ken Snider from Utah; a sister, Laurel (David) Storer and a brother-in-law, Wes (Sue) Esson, all of Michigan.
There will be no visitation.
Friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service for Jerry on Friday, August 9, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. at Simpson United Methodist Church, 800-7th St., Moundsville with Mike Eskridge officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be given to Simpson United Methodist Church Boy Scout Troop 79, 800-7th St., Moundsville, WV 26041.
Jerry was very active in this troop; his sons, Jim and Jake, and grandson, Michael Allen received their Eagle Scout Rank with Troop 79.
Arrangements entrusted to Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, Moundsville.
Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com.