Gary Francis Snyder

 Gary Francis Snyder, age 69, of Erie, Pa, died on April 16, 2017 at home.  

 He was born in Clarion, Pa on September 9, 1947.  Gary was a 1965 graduate of Iroquois High School. He served in the Army as a Pfc stationed in Germany. He was employed for many years by Inland Container. He was a big fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Pirates.

 Gary is survived by his children; Lisa Snyder of Florida, Denise Long (Bryan) of Erie, Pa;  several grandchildren, and his companion's children, Michelle Reynolds (Joe), Michael Harmich (Lisa), Melanie Harmich and Melissa Harmich all of Erie, Pa and her granddaughter Brandy Bujnowski (James) and her grandson Donovan Harmich. Three sisters; Darlene McKinley of Denton, Texas, Kimberly Bohman (Bernard) of Erie, Pa, and Janet Kennedy (Dan) of Erie, Pa.

 He was preceded in death by his parents, Girard and Delores Snyder, and his companion Nancy Lucore Harmich in 2014.

 Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at Askins Cremation Funeral Services, 8354 Wattsburg Road, Erie, PA 16509 from 7:00PM until the time of the Memorial Service at 8:30PM.