Leon Clarence Snyder
Leon Clarence Snyder, 74, of Hillsboro, Ind., passed away at his residence Friday morning, October 11, 2019, with his family at his side.
Leon was born February 3, 1945, in Hillsboro, the son of Clarence L. and Beatrice Mildred (Hutts) Snyder.
He married Pamela Jeanne Dillon on October 16, 1965, in Crawfordsville, Ind.
Surviving family include his wife, Pam Snyder, Hillsboro; a daughter, Crystal (Rance) Grubb, Hillsboro; a son, Ryan (Jodi) Snyder, Covington, Ind.; a brother, Dwight R. Snyder, Hillsboro; four grandsons, Blake (Lacey) Conrad-Snyder, Ethan Snyder, Carter Snyder, Catlen Grubb; and a great-granddaughter, Adilyn Conrad-Snyder.
He is preceded in death by his parents and a brother, James Franklin Snyder.
Leon graduated from Hillsboro High School in 1963. He served his country in the U.S. Army National Guard. He was a long-time member of Covington First Baptist Church.
He was employed for several years at TeePak in Danville, Ill. and also had been employed as custodian for several area schools and churches.
He loved his pets and enjoyed spending time in his barn taking care of his animals. More than anything, he loved and enjoyed his family, and he cherished the time he had to spend with them.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. EDT Thursday, October 17, at Dickerson Funeral Home in Veedersburg, Ind., with Dr. Homer Faucett officiating. Visitation will begin at noon EDT Thursday at the funeral home and continue until the time of service at 2 p.m. Burial will be at Waynetown Masonic Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to First Baptist Church. Online condolences at www.dickersonfuneralhome.com
Published on October 14, 2019


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Patti Miller
Oct 15, 2019
Sue, I taught at First Baptist and worked one very fun summer daycare with you and Sue Skoog. I am very sorry to read of Leon’s death. He was always so sweet and helpful. May God comfort and strengthen you and other family members.