Eugene F. Snyder, Janesville, WI
February 10, 1927 - February 2, 2016
Eugene F. Snyder, age 88, of Monroe, died on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, at Azura Memory Care, Monroe. He was born in Rock County, on Feb. 10, 1927, the son of John J. and Mame (Sterns) Snyder. He served in the Merchant Marines and married Rossa Topham on Aug. 31, 1950, in Janesville. She preceded him in death on Jan. 19, 2000. Eugene belonged to the Steamfitter Union Local #214. He married Therese Aebly on Oct. 8, 2000. Eugene loved to dance, and boating.
Eugene is survived by his wife, Therese Snyder; two children, Pamela Burr and Alan “Skip” (Diana) Snyder, both of Janesville; six grandchildren: Chad (Rachel) Snyder, Cory (Amanda) Snyder, Seth (Karla) Snyder, Rhiannon (Chris) Burr, Michelle Burr and Matthew (Becca) Burr: five great-grandchildren: Seva, Jadon, Max, Jack and Cole; two step children, Thomas (Cindy) Aebly of Monroe, and Michael (Sandy) Aebly of Madison; four step grandchildren: Amanda (Jim) DeSonia, Elizabeth (Kevin) Aebly, Aaron (Melissa) Aebly and Andy (Angela) Aebly; five step great-grandchildren: Maren, Violet, Henry, Otto, and Iris; many other extended family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and first wife, Rossa.
A Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, at SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY with Rev. Larry Bakke presiding. Interment will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. A visitation will be held from 5 until 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, at SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME, 1800 E. Racine St., Janesville. A Memorial fund will be established. For online condolences and registry: www.schneiderfuneraldirectors.com