Emily C. Snyder

Emily C. Snyder, 101, of 1900 Ravine Road, Williamsport, died peacefully on Tuesday April 18, 2017, at the Gatehouse at Divine Providence Hospital.

She was born in Williamsport on April 8, 1916, the daughter of William J. and Emma Bischof Strouse.

Emily was a longtime member of St. Boniface Catholic Church. She had been a secretary and receptionist for the Lycoming O.B.G.Y.N. here in Williamsport.

Emily was preceded in death by her husband, Richard W. Snyder in 1987 and her daughter, Victoria Powell in 1999.

Emily is survived by her son, Gary W. (Susan) Snyder in South Williamsport. She is also survived by 6 grandchildren, Karen (Mark) Staub, Kevin (Nicole) Snyder, Ryan Snyder, Justin (Eleni) Snyder, Richard (Kristin) Powell and Amanda Powell; 6 great grandchildren; 7 nieces and 5 nephews; and a special niece, Sandra Bierly.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Mabel Tomlinson; brothers, George, Lloyd and William Strouse.

Funeral and burial services will be held at the convenience of the family. The family will provide the flowers and memorial contributions in Emily’s name may be made to the Williamsport Home, 1900 Ravine Road, Williamsport, Pa. 17701 or to the Susquehanna Health Foundation, 1001 Grampian Blvd. Williamsport, Pa. 17701.

Crouse Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. www.crousefuneralhome.com.