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Sandra “Sandy” Halley Snyder

  • On June 18, 2019

Sandra “Sandy” Halley Snyder passed away on June 16, 2019 at the age of 72 and returned to her heavenly home after a brave struggle with pancreatic cancer. Sandy was the daughter of the late George and Elizabeth Halley. She was born on February 15, 1947 in Canonsburg Hospital and spent her life growing up in Hills Station.

Sandy married Dave Snyder in 1966 and spent 41 years together until Dave’s passing in 2007. They had two sons David (Dawn) of Lawrence, PA and Jason (Sherri) of Peters Township, PA. Sandy was blessed with five grandchildren, Josh (Christine), Nicholas, Jessica of Lawrence, PA, Zachary (Olivia) of San Diego, CA and Alan of Peters Township, PA. She is also the great grandmother of Luna and Jackson.

Sandy is also survived by her sister Carol (Ron) Matich and brother George Halley of Lawrence, PA. Sandy also leaves behind her niece Ronna (Ron) Rodgers and their children Cassie and Jeremiah of Eighty Four, PA. She also leaves behind a cousin , Mary Dell Darnell of Laurel, MD.

Sandy was deeply devoted to her family and took deep pleasure in preparing home cooked meals for them on a regular basis. She enjoyed her trips to the casino as well. She was loved deeply by her family and friends and will be greatly missed.

A visitation will be held from 2 PM – 8 PM on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at Pittsburgh Cremation and Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Road, McMurray, PA 15317, (724) 260-5546 with a service to follow at 8 PM that will be officiated by Dennis Doverspike, Assistant Pastor of Faith Chapel. Burial will be held privately at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Fatih Chapel Community Church, PO Box 314, Lawrence, PA 15055.

Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at pittsburghcremation.com.

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Dick @ Pat Barnes
  • Jun 18 2019
We offer our sincere condolences to Sandy’s family. You will all be in our thoughts and prayers. Dick @ Pat
Carol McElravy
  • Jun 18 2019
Dear Snyder Family, Our hearts are with you all during your time of loss. Your mother was a treasure and loved by so many people. My heart and memories are full of special moments with her and your dad. We love you and pray that her peace provides you comfort at this time of loss. Love, Joe and Carol McElravy
Barry Andrews
  • Jun 19 2019
Our sincere condolences to the Snyder family and sister Carol and brother George for the loss of your Mom and Sister.
Brenda Lane
  • Jun 19 2019
Sorry for your loss, Loved Sandy and Dave! Sending prayers.
Bill & Thanna Anderson
  • Jun 20 2019
Love you and miss you Sis. You have always been special to us.
Tom Dillis
  • Jun 20 2019
Our condolences to the whole Snyder family. It sure has been a few rough days for you and our hearts and prayers are with you all. Deepest sympathies...
Kimmie Jones
  • Jun 20 2019
Our heartfelt condolences to all of the Snyder family. Sandy was such a great friend and truly will be missed by so many. No words can express how sorry we are for your loss. We will never forget all of the wonderful things she did in her life for everyone. Our thoughts and prayers are with you now and always. Love, Kimmie & Dave Jones
Steve Brilmyer
  • Jun 20 2019
Jason, I did have good intentions. I pressed a shirt and picked out a tie. But..I just couldn't pull it together to attend your Moms service this evening, and with George being admitted to the hospital..Its just all to sad. I hope you understand..no disrespect intended. It's just all to sad!! My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. So sorry for your lose. With love. Steve
Mary Hoyer and family
  • Jun 20 2019
Our hearts go out to you and your family. Wishing you peace to bring you comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart.