Sally C. Snyder

SKANEATELES — Sally C. Snyder, 83, of Skaneateles, passed away peacefully Monday, Sept. 11, 2017 at The Commons on St. Anthony.

She was born Feb. 16, 1934 to Elizabeth and Kenneth Cook. She grew up in Skaneateles and continued to live there until recently. She was an active member of the Order of the Eastern Star and was a member of St. James Church. Sally graduated from Skaneateles Central School in 1951. After graduating, she attended Catherine Gibbs School in Boston and then worked for Kemper Insurance in Syracuse. Sally then went on to work for the Skaneateles School District. There she worked as both a library aide and in the State Street office until she retired. She also worked part time for the Town of Skaneateles as a secretary to both the Zoning Board of Appeals and the Skaneateles Town Court.

Sally is survived by her husband of 44 years, Richard “Duke” Snyder; their children, Mary (Jim) Dries, and James (Heather) Snyder; grandchildren, Ashleigh and Matthew; sister-in-law, Tully Cook; nieces, Cammy and Jodi, along with their families. She also leaves behind her dear friend, Larry Loveless, and his family.

Sally was predeceased by her parents, and brother, Kenneth Cook Jr.

There will be no calling hours. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 15, at Robert D. Gray Funeral Home, Skaneateles.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be directed to SAVES Ambulance Service, 77 Fennell St., Skaneateles, NY 13152, in Sally’s memory.

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