Owner/Licensed Funeral Director
Toll Free Phone: 1-866-263-8112
Eric grew up in New London, Iowa, the son of Dennis "Abe" and Iva Snyder. He attended the University of Iowa and then transferred to Southern Illinois University to pursue his education in Mortuary Science. After becoming a licensed funeral director in 1992, Eric moved to Lone Tree where he was employed at the Sorden Funeral Homes in Lone Tree and Riverside. In 1993, he became a partner in the funeral home. Following the retirement of Eric's business partner, they sold to D. Stacy Lewis where he worked as the manager until March of 2019, when he, and business partner, Whitney Hollenbauhgh purchased the Lewis Homes for Funeral and Cremation Services in Muscatine, Columbus Junction, Lone Tree and Riverside. In August of 2019, Eric and his business partner, Whitney Hollenbaugh purchased the Dudgeon McCulley Funeral Home in Wapello, the Hagele-Honts Funeral Homes in Morning Sun and Mediapolis and the Honts Funeral Home in Winfield.
Eric currently lives in Riverside with his wife, Kim and has two children, Officer Sean (Jessica) Snyder and Chanda (Cody) Timmerman. Eric and wife, Kim, recently became the proud grandparents of two grandchildren, Joslyn "Josi" Joy Snyder and Dawson Rhett Timmerman. When living in Lone Tree, Eric was very involved with the community. He was a member of the Lone Tree Fire and Rescue, Lone Tree Jaycees, Community Club and Lone Tree Lions Club. Eric is currently the Vice-President and founding member of Iowa Wildlife United. When there is time away from work, Eric enjoys spending time with his family, fishing and hunting.