Iris R. Snyder, 85, peacefully passed away on Saturday, November 20, 2021, at Miller’s Merry Manor in Plymouth.
Born in Tyner, Indiana on November 23, 1935, Iris was the daughter of Arthur and Ruth (Rust) Stoneburner. She graduated from Tyner High School.
On June 6, 1954, in Tyner, Iris became the bride of Guilford W. Snyder.
Iris worked for Dr. James Kubley and Dr. Robertson from 1977 – 1989. She would work various restaurant positions through the years as well.
She was a member of the Tyner Rebekah Lodge #865, Marshall Starke Development Center Auxiliary, and the St. Joseph Regional Medical Center Auxiliary. Iris volunteered at the hospital for many years after her retirement. She was a faithful member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Plymouth for over 42 years, and a former member of Tyner United Methodist Church.
Iris is survived by her loving husband, Gil, and children: Kathy Snyder of Plymouth, Susan (John) Kelley of Connersville, IN, and Keith (Amy) Snyder of Allen, TX; grandchildren: Cameron Snyder, Benjamin Snyder and Sarah Kelley; and her sister, Carol Carlberg of Plymouth.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Bryan; and siblings: Raymond, Earl, Cecil Stoneburner and Merrill Barr.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 30, 2021, from 6-8 p.m. at Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan Street, Plymouth.
Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, at 11 a.m. with Pastor Kayla Grehl officiating. The Tyner Rebekah Lodge will perform a Rite following the service. Visitation will resume one hour prior.
Please click the link below to view the recording of the funeral service from Wednesday, December 1st at 11:00am:
Burial will be in the Tyner Cemetery, Tyner.
Memorial contributions can be made to Marshall-Starke Development Center, 1901 PIDCO Drive, Plymouth, IN 46563 or Trinity United Methodist Church 425 S. Michigan Street, Plymouth, IN 46563.
Judy, Barb, and Bill Bailey says
Gil, Kathy, Susan and Keith – we were very sad to hear of Iris’s death. We send our love and prayers to each of you and your families. Iris certainly had the heart of a servant.
Julia Krause says
Susan, we are so sorry for your loss. Your mother was a wonderful person. Know that your Grandview Family loves you and is thinking of you daily. Prayers are with you and your family in the days following this difficult time.
Gil, Sorry to hear🙏
Gene Reese says
Gil, Sorry to hear🙏
Eddie and Lorrie Bishop says
Dear Keith and Family,
We are so sorry for the loss of your Mom. She sounded like a wonderful woman with a generous heart and a strong sense of community. Our hearts break for you and the rest of your family and we hope you all find comfort and peace in your precious memories.
Eddie and Lorrie
Marlene Swank says
Guilford and family,
I am so sorry to hear of Iris’s passing. Sending my love and prayers.
Gary Montague says
My thoughts and prayers are with Gill and he family. I work for Gill at Coke Cola in Plymouth for 9 years. God Bless !
Barbara Pearson says
We shall always remember Iris for being the kind and loving person that she was, and she always had a smile on her face. May she rest in peace.
Barbara and Jerry Pearson
Mike Lintner says
So very sorry for your loss. Cherish the memories.
Joan Joyce says
Gil and Kathy,
We were very sorry to read about Iris. We have been gone fourteen years, but we will always remember our Plymouth friends. Our thoughts and prayers go out to both of you.
Joan and Patrick Joyce
I’m sorry for your lossyour in my prayers Denise cole
Denise k says
I’m Sorry for your loss ilove you all Denise kcole
John Meyer says
So very sorry for your loss. Losing a parent is hard but we get to keep all the great memories with them in our life.
Donna and Jim Burroughs says
Gil and Family,
So sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful lady and she’ll be missed.
Jim and Donna Burroughs
Donna Taber Whitmer says
Sending my deepest condolences to you and your family. Iris was such a nice lady… May she rest in pease.
Ren and Beverly Van Gilder says
We send you our sympathy. Iris was “one great lady”.
Ren and Beverly Van Gilder
Jamie Greenlee says
RIP my friend . the church and Plymouth will miss you.
Stephen Vancza says
Gil, Kathy, Susan and Keith – I was so sorry to hear about Iris. I always loved coming over to your house to visit and spend time with all of you. She was a very special lady that I admired and cared about. May the Lord bless you all.