Edus L. (Clover) Snyder

Born: Sat., Dec. 19, 1925
Died: Sun., Jul. 2, 2017

Memorial Service

11:00 AM Fri., Jul. 07, 2017
Location: First Evangelical Lutheran Church - Nebraska City

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Edus L. Snyder, age 91 of Nebr. City passed away on July 2, 2017 at Tabitha at Williamsburg Care Center in Lincoln, NE.

Edus was born on December 19, 1925 just west of Glenrock, NE; the daughter of Maynard F. and Minnie (Jeanneret) Clover.  She grew up on a farm a mile north of Glenrock and attended Glenrock Country School.  Edus graduated from Brock High School in 1942.  She then took a stenographic course at the Lincoln School of Commerce and attended Peru State College for one year.

She was united in marriage to John W. Snyder of Auburn, NE on May 4, 1946 in Hiawatha, KS.  They lived in Auburn and the Auburn area until 1962 when they moved to Nebraska City.

Edus worked for several years in the insurance field, for fourteen years in the laboratory for the Nebraska City Medical Group and for ten years for Midwest Federal Savings and Loan Assn. in their insurance and escrow department.  After retiring from there in 1989, she did volunteer work in Nebr. City taking blood pressures, delivering meals on wheels, and helping with the Bloodmobile.  She was a member of the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Nebr. City.  She enjoyed doing genealogy work on both on both her and John’s sides of the families.

Edus was preceded in death by her husband John on Jan. 6, 1995, her parents, and brothers, Glen and Bob.  She is survived by her children Steven Snyder and wife Donna of Republican City, NE, Jo Ann Caven and husband, Kirk of Omaha, NE, and Charles “Chuck” Snyder and wife Lisa of Omaha, NE; faithful and loyal companion, Chloe; six grandchildren, Rhett Snyder and wife Cindy of Syracuse, NE, Justin Snyder of Alma, NE, Michelle Jones and husband Sam of Union, NE, Jon Warden of Lincoln, NE, Chelsea Snyder and Clare Snyder both of Omaha, NE; step-grandsons, Kelly and Keith Caven of Florida, eight great grandchildren, eight great great-grandchildren, two step great great-grandchildren and many other relatives and friends.

Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, July 7, 2017 at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Nebr. City with Pastor Randy Rasmussen officiating.  Inurnment of ashes will be held on Friday at 2:00 p.m. at the Sheridan Cemetery in Auburn, NE.

Memorials are suggested in lieu of flowers to the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Nebr. City or the Sheridan Cemetery in Auburn, NE.

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Keith Caven
   Posted Tue July 04, 2017

EXPRESSION OF LOVEEASEL was sent by Keith Caven.

1 Corinthians 13:13 - But now faith, hope, love, abide these three; but the greatest of these is love. Thank you for always living up to this passage in my eyes Grandma. You planted a seed deep in my soul that has blossomed and you will always be loved and missed. Love, Keith Caven (FL)

Felicia DeVore
   Posted Thu July 06, 2017


Chuck and Lisa, We are deeply sorry for the loss of your mother. While you mourn her loss, rejoice in her resounding bravery and love! Holding you in prayer, The Team at Salient CRGT

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