Elizabeth A. “Betsy” Snyder, 62, of Roulette, PA, a lifelong resident of the area and had previously resided in Coudersport, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, October 13, 2023, in the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio.
Born on Tuesday, April 11, 1961 in Coudersport, she was a daughter of Milton L. “Bud” and Waneta P. Perkins Snyder.
Betsy was a graduate of Coudersport High School, Class of 1980 and later in life she attended the former Olean Business Institute where she earned her Associate’s Degree. She was employed for many years at Midland Optical in Coudersport in the Quality Control department, then at Acker and Larson Attorneys at Law in Coudersport and at JV Bank in Coudersport. At the time of her passing, she was employed at Edward Jones in Coudersport where she worked for Kelly Wieder, Financial Advisor, whom she considered a dear friend.
She lived with her beloved mother for her entire life and together they enjoyed sewing, quilting, gardening and exploring quilt shops in the Pennsylvania and New York areas. She loved the challenge of a good crossword or word search puzzle.
Left to cherish her memory are her mother of Roulette; a brother, James M. (Sherri) Snyder of Coudersport; two nephews, Logan M. (Jessica) Hathaway of Cincinnati, Ohio and Taylor L. (Joanne) Hathaway of Coudersport; a grandnephew, Brooks A. Hathaway; several aunts and uncles; and many cousins.
Betsy was predeceased by her father.
In keeping with Betsy’s wishes, there will be no public visitation or funeral services. Betsy will be laid to rest next to her father in the Eulalia Cemetery, Coudersport.
In lieu of flowers memorials in Betsy’s name may be made to the Coudersport Volunteer Fire Department, PO Box 161, Coudersport, PA 16915.
Betsy’s family entrusted her care and cremation arrangements to Kevin J. Dusenbury, funeral director/owner of the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home, Shinglehouse.
To express condolences, light a candle, or share a fond memory of Betsy, please visit www.virgillhowardfuneralhome.com or the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home Facebook page.