Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
June 13, 2012 12:31 pm EDT


PERRYSVILLE — Karl B. “Little Doc” Snyder, 98, of Mansfield and formerly of Perrysville, passed away June 12, 2012, in Mansfield MedCentral Hospital following a short illness.

Karl was born April 1, 1914, in southeastern Richland County, the son of Ezra and Eva Joy (Berry) Snyder. He was a 38-year employee for Empire Detroit Steel. He was a member of Pleasant Valley Lutheran Church.

Karl is survived by his wife, Dorothy (Au); daughters, Janice Frye (James Legros) of Apple Valley, Rosemary (Doug) Shirk of Bellville and Marsha (John) McNutt of Butler; son, Wayne (Marilyn) Snyder of Bellville; niece, Joella (Gary) Orock; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.

Karl was preceded in death by one granddaughter, and six siblings.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Bellville Snyder Funeral Home, where funeral service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. Pastor David Aune will officiate. Burial in Zion Four Corners Cemetery.

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