1929 - December 8, 2006
Longtime Cory area resident Jim Snyder, died Dec. 8, 2006, at his residence in Cory. He was 77.
A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 10, 2008, at the Delta Taylor Funeral Service Chapel, with James Gall presiding.
Instead of flowers, send donations to Heirlooms for Hospice in memory of Jim Snyder. The address is 263 Main Street Unit 3, Delta, Colorado 81416.
Jim Snyder was born to Mathew Kikel and Ethel Marie Scheer on Aug. 10, 1929, in Oak Creek. He spent his childhood and attended school in Hayden.
While he attended Hayden High School, he played on the Hayden Tigers football team.
Jim was a heavy equipment operator for many years. He resided in Cory for more than 20 years, originally coming from Craig. He enjoyed fishing, camping, going to Horse Ranch Park and videotaping bears.
Jim is survived by his lifetime partner, May Brunner of Ft. Collins, and one daughter, Sherry Snyder Reagan, and her husband, John, of Denver.
Jim was preceded in death by his parents.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.