Snyder, age 74, resident of Pekin , ND , died Thursday,
July 29, 2010 at Mercy Hospital in Devils Lake , ND
was born February 4, 1936 on a farm in Torrington ,
WY the son of Elmer and Mollie (Miller) Snyder. He grew
up in Wyoming and graduated from Wheatland , Wyoming
in 1955. LeRoy ran track in high school, but his greatest
love of sports was in football where he played running
back. He was drafted into the army in 1958. In November
of 1958 he married Rajeanne Morken in Alliance , NE.
LeRoy was stationed out of Ft. Lewis , WA until 1960,
after which he moved back to Wyoming . In 1969 he moved
his family to North Dakota where he farmed and worked
for farmers until present.
LeRoy loved his grandchildren dearly. He loved to watch
their games, take them hunting & fishing, and he
always had the best advice.
will be missed and remembered by his wife Rajeanne Snyder
of Pekin, ND; sons Gene (Sue) Snyder of Williston, ND,
Dale (Marie) Snyder of Devils Lake, ND and Wade (Jess)
Snyder of Fergus Falls, MN; grandchildren Tyrone (Heidy)
Snyder, Dustin (Melissa) Buth, Beau Snyder, Jordan Snyder
and Drew Snyder; great grandchildren Rylee Snyder, Kassidy
Snyder, Brookelynn Snyder and Mason Buth; brother Elmer
Jr. (Darlene) Snyder; sisters Mary (Ed) Clark, Margaret
(Dan) McGregger, Peggy (Ron) Dulenba and Shirley (Leo)
Jantz; and many nieces & nephews who loved him as
their grandpa LeRoy.
was preceded in death by his parents, sister Betty Reeves
and grandson Joshua Snyder.
services for LeRoy will be Tuesday, August 3, 2010 at
11:00 AM in the Pekin Lutheran Church , Pekin , ND .
Visitation will be Monday, August 2, 2010 from 3 PM
to 7 PM in the Stanley-Iverson Funeral Home and continue
one hour prior to services in the church. Interment
will be in the Pekin Cemetery . Military honors will
be provided by the American Legion Post #162 of Tolna
, ND . Arrangements with the Stanley-Iverson Funeral
Home of McVille , ND .