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Gordon Lee Snyder

June 15, 1944 ~ December 29, 2017 (age 73)

Gordon Lee Snyder, age 73, of Adrian, passed away December 29, 2017.  Gordon was born June 15, 1944 in Adrian, Michigan the son of Arthur and Fern (Jones) Snyder.  On July 15, 1972 he married Nancy Kennel and she survives.  He was a graduate of Adrian High School and Michigan State University.  He proudly served his country in the United States Navy.  Gordon in his earlier days farmed with his family in the Adrian area.  After 40 years of service he retired from Dura Corporation.  Gordon had many interests and loves that included his horses, bowling, golfing, softball and working with 4-H members.  Most of all he loved being with his family.  In addition to his wife, Nancy, Gordon is survived by his children, Jill (Guy) Foreman and Edward Snyder; brothers, Fay (Sally) and Mel (Kay) Snyder and 3 grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Gerald.  Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Saturday, January 6, 2018 at the J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, Tecumseh. Interment will follow at Ridgeway Cemetery.   Visitation will also be on Saturday, from 12:00 Noon until time of funeral services at J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, Tecumseh.  Memorial Contributions may be directed to Hospice of Lenawee.  Condolences may be offered online at: www.pursefuneralhome.com
 


Charitable donations may be made to:

Hospice of Lenawee
1903 Wolf Creek Hwy, Adrian MI 49221
Tel: 1-517-263-2323
Web: http://www.hospiceoflenawee.org/i-would-like-to-give/



 Service Information

Burial to Follow
Saturday
January 6, 2018

1:45 AM
Ridgeway Cemetery
7400 Ford Hwy
Tecumseh, MI 49286

Visitation
Saturday
January 6, 2018

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home
210 W. Pottawatamie St
Tecumseh, MI 49286

Funeral Service
Saturday
January 6, 2018

1:00 PM
J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home
210 W. Pottawatamie St
Tecumseh, MI 49286


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