Monday, March 17, 2014
Richard Paul Snyder, 76, of Mount Pleasant, S.C, husband of Judith Snyder died Monday, March 10, 2014. The relatives and friends of Richard “Rich” Snyder are invited to attend his funeral service on Friday, March 14, 2014 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 604 Pitt St., at 10 a.m. Interment will follow in Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Thursday, March 13, in J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Mount Pleasant Chapel from 6-8 p.m.
Rich was born Nov. 23, 1937 in Jersey City, N.J., son of the late Paul Snyder and the late Grace Major Snyder. He received a Bachelor of Science degree from the College of William and Mary in 1960 where he played football, and a master's degree from Seton Hall University in 1971. Rich served in the United States Army and retired as a mathematics teacher and football coach at Bernards High School in Bernardsville, N.J. He was a financial planner with Provident Mutual and after retiring, he and his wife moved to Mount Pleasant in 2000. He was an avid New York Giants fan and he and his wife were active in Meals on Wheels, where he served on the Board of Directors.
He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Judy Snyder of Mount Pleasant, S.C.; one daughter, Heather Cudmore and her husband, Dr. Andrew Cudmore, of Melbourne, Fla.; one son, Drew Emmert of Brooklyn, N.Y.; one sister, Elizabeth DeBlasio of Davenport, Fla.; one brother, Russell Snyder of Tucson, Ariz.; two grandsons, Benjamin Cudmore and Tripp Emmert; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 604 Pitt St., Mount Pleasant, S.C. 29464.
A memorial message may be sent to the family by visiting www.jhenrystuhr.com.