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Frances B. “Dede” Snyder, 86, of Carlisle, passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, February 13, 2016.  She was born on March 18, 1929 in Carlisle, a daughter of the late Raymond C. and Florence (Wardecker) Bobb, and was married to the late William Treadway “Bill” Snyder, who died on Nov. 15, 2000.  She loved life, family, friends and “recreational” shopping.

Dede graduated from Carlisle High School with the Class of 1946 and received her Bachelor of Science degree in Education from the Shippensburg State Teachers College.  She taught first grade in the Carlisle Area School District.  Dede was a member of the Second Presbyterian Church, Carlisle.

She is survived by two sons; W. Kirk (and his wife, Marie) Snyder of Kailu Kona, HI and Frederick A. “Rick” (and his wife, Ruth-Ann) Snyder of Boiling Springs, one daughter, Barbara S. Herman of Gastonia, NC, one brother, Raymond C. Bobb II of Carlisle, one sister, Florence Bobb Hamlin of Mechanicsburg, six grandchildren; Gregory and Jonathan Snyder, Joseph and Molly Herman and Emily and Rebecca Snyder and many nieces and nephews.

A viewing will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 20, 2016 followed by the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St, Carlisle, with Rev. Dr. Jeffrey L. Gibelius and Rev. Jennifer L. McKenna officiating.  Burial will be in Westminster Memorial Gardens, Carlisle.

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We join with Dede's many friends in keeping the Bobb and Snyder families in our thoughts and prayers. Growing up in the East Ridge Street neighborhood of Carlisle was a special pleasure and Dede was a key person in adding joy and sharing many blessings there and everywhere. With you, we celebrate Dede's life which has been so well lived.

Charlie and Peggy (Frey) Ferrell
Dear Barb, Joe, Molly and Family, I am so very Sorry for Your Loss Prayers sent

Rose Herman
My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Tiffany DiBlasi
Dear Barb,
I want to express my sympathy for your loss. You'll hear her words and feel her presence forever. It's hard to say good-bye. God bless you and your family.

Colleen Benelli

My condolences to Dede's family. She was my first grade teacher in her first year of teaching and I loved her! Our paths have crossed a few times over the years and it was always good to see her! So very sorry for your loss!

Corliss Kitner Cromer
Dear Ray,
May God give you comfort in the
loss of your sister.

Neil & June Sanders

Sister Mae, Brother Ray, Kirk, Barb and Rick. My best friend, your sister and mother shared many shopping trips, lunches and secrets with me. I'll miss her the rest of my days. Let your memories be a comfort at this sad time.

Nancy Bard

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Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone:  (717) 243-2421
"Five Generations of Service"
Steven A. Ewing, FD, Supervisor, Owner
William M. Ewing, FD
(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1892 ~ 1988)
William J. Ewing, FD
(1898 ~ 1934)
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(1866 ~ 1924)
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(1831 ~ 1903)

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