Geneva Alice Snyder, 94, of Columbus Junction, passed away Saturday, January 8, 2022 at the Colonial Manor Care Center in Columbus Junction.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. a.m. on Thursday, January 13, 2022 at the Snyder & Hollenbaugh Funeral and Cremation Services of Columbus Junction. Interment will be held at the Columbus City Cemetery. Visitation for Geneva will be from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at the funeral home. A memorial has been established at the funeral home in Geneva’s name. Online condolences may be left to the family at www.sandhfuneralservices.com.
Geneva was born April 27, 1927 in Columbus Junction, Iowa, the daughter of Rueben P. and Bessie F. (Weese) Allen. She was united in marriage to Richard W. Snyder on October 10, 1942 in Muscatine, Iowa.
Geneva was lovingly known as “Grandma Pete” or “Pete” to everyone. She worked for the L & M Community School District as a cook. She enjoyed cooking and baking, flowers and plants, reading and spending time with her family.
She will be dearly missed by her children: Darold L. (Sheryl) Snyder of Houston, TX; Deanne K. (Robert “Butch”) Bennett of Conesville, IA; Linda J. Snyder of Columbus Junction, IA; Jerry D. Snyder of Wapello, IA; Brenda J. Snyder of Oxford, IA; and Roger L. (Cheri) Snyder of Wapello, IA; 11 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; sisters: Arlene Johnson and Vivian Kay Wilson, both of Columbus Junction, IA; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband in 1996; grandson, Erric; brothers, Ronald, Rueben and Don Allen; and sisters, Erma Brown, Eula May Deese, Naomi Stites and Corrine Moyer.
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