James R. "Howie"
Snyder, 51, of Butler, Pennsylvania, passed away on April
10, 2017 at his residence.
He was born
February 5, 1966 in Butler, Pennsylvania to Norma Hariff
Snyder of Butler, PA and the late Robert W. Snyder.
Jim was a graduate
of Butler Area High School and attended the Indiana
University of Pennsylvania. He was a long-time employee of
Foster Pools, was later self-employed in home remodeling,
and most recently worked in Facility Maintenance for Louie's
Laundromat. Jim was a member of St. Mark's Evangelical
Lutheran Church. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and NASCAR
In addition to his
mother, Norma Snyder, he is survived by one sister, Pamela
Snyder of Lexington, KY; one brother, Thomas Snyder and his
wife Gail of Weddington, NC; one niece, Magdalyn Snyder of
Weddington, NC; and one nephew, Tucker Snyder of Weddington,
Friends will be
April 13, 2017, from 2 - 4 & 7 - 9 pm
at Thompson - Miller
Funeral Home, Inc., 124 East North Street, Butler, PA
Funeral services will be held on
Friday, April 14, 2017, at 10:00 am at the Thompson-Miller
Funeral Home Inc., 124 East North St. Butler, PA, with
Reverend Dr. Alden Towberman, officiating.
In lieu of flowers,
memorial donations are requested to St. Mark's Evangelical
Lutheran Church, 201 W. Jefferson St., Butler, PA 16001.