Mason Duane Snyder, 71, of Elyria, passed away suddenly on Saturday, February 23, 2013, at EMH Healthcare in Elyria. He was born in Buckhannon, West Virginia, on July 26, 1941 and lived in Elyria for most of his life.
Mason retired from Ridge Tool in Elyria, after 30 years of service. He enjoyed playing cards and golf.
Survivors include his brothers, Donnie Snyder of Florida and Buford Snyder of West Virginia; sisters, Katie Andrick of Maryland, Thelma Harper of West Virginia, Lola Jones of Elyria, and Mildred Skelton of West Virginia; grandson, Ashton Nanik; and great grandchildren, Franchesska and Auston Nanik; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Rebecca Nanik in 2008; son, Charles Snyder in 1992; brother, Marvin Snyder; sister, Geneva Gordon; and by his parents, Lemuel and Lova (nee Hornbeck) Snyder.
No services are planned. Arrangements are being handled by Wyers Funeral Chapel of Sheffield Township.