Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
February 20, 2013 10:55 am EST


MOUNT VERNON — Rebecca L. Snyder, 66, of Mount Vernon, passed away Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, at Riverside Methodist Hospital.

She was born April 26, 1946, in Edon, Ohio, daughter of the late Clyde and Shirley (Youmans) Gorsuch. Rebecca was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Mount Vernon. She enjoyed volunteering, painting, wood burning, and crocheting. Rebecca was active with New Direction in Mount Vernon.

Rebecca is survived by her children, Laura (Joe) Oliver of Franklin Lakes, N.J., David Downs of Columbus, Stanley of Columbus and Tammie (Todd) Stephens of Howard; grandchildren, Ciarra, Kaitlynn, Christopher, Ethan, Gaven, Carver and Rylie; great-grandson, Johnathen; and brother, Clyde Fales of Michigan.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1010 Beech St., Mount Vernon. A funeral service will be held Thursday from 6 to 7 p.m. at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Interchurch Social Services, P.O. Box 1052, Mount Vernon, OH 43050.

Private condolences may be expressed to the family at

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Rebecca L. Snyder.

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