Doris (Selke) Snyder, 94, of Upper Gwynedd, passed away Tuesday, October 1, 2019, at her residence. She was the wife of the late Harry Snyder who passed away in January of this year, and to whom she was married for over 73 years.
Born November 5, 1924, in Philadelphia, she was a daughter of the late Elwood and Sarah (Bennett) Selke.
During her retirement, Doris volunteered for over 25 years for the Lions Club, Meals on Wheels and Peter Wentz Farm. At Wentz’s United Church of Christ, she was involved in the annual cookie baking for the Christmas Bazaar.
She was an avid reader and seamstress. She belonged to Book and Home Economics Clubs, and Quilting Circles. Doris was a great baker and spent many happy hours watching the Hallmark Channel.
She is survived by her children Karen Ott of Lansdale, Wayne Snyder and his wife, Teri, of Hatboro, and Gail Young and her husband, Ron, of Lakewood Ranch Florida, She had 5 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral service at 11 AM on Saturday, October 12, 2019, at the R. L. Williams, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc. Skippack, where friends may greet the family from 10-11 AM. Interment will follow at Wentz’s U.C.C. Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to St. Jude Children’s Hospital at www.stjude.org. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.RLWilliamsFuneralHome.com