Glen ‘Buck’ Snider, age 91 of Cridersville, died at 7:18 a.m., Thursday, December 29, 2016 at Lima Memorial Health Care. He was born August 26, 1925 in Wapakoneta, Auglaize County, Ohio; to the late Luther Olin and Ethel Lowry Snider. On June 5, 1948 he married Marie Hengstler, who survives in Cridersville.
He was retired from Superior Coach Corporation of Lima and was a member of Cridersville United Methodist Church. Glen had served in the U.S. Army and was a V.F.W. Post 8485 member. He enjoyed country music, playing cards, and fishing. He took pride in having his pilots license and had fun flying remote control airplanes.
Survivors also include 3 daughters – Nancy (Monty) Hathaway of Celina; Judy (Tom) Neu of Lima; Sandy (Kevin) Olding of Celina; 4 grandchildren; 5 step grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; 6 step grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a brother – Carl Snider and a sister – Kathryn ‘Kate’ Stevely.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m., Sunday, January 1, 2016
at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. Rev. A. Gail Sims will be officiating.
Military rites will be provided by the V.F.W. Post 8485 of Wapakoneta at the Tower Park around the flag pole following the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.
Date: Sunday, January 1, 2017
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm