GIRARD, Ohio – Marianne Snyder, 58, passed away peacefully, Saturday morning, November 19, 2016, at her home, following a courageous battle with ALS and Lyme disease.
Marianne was born January 31, 1958, in Youngstown, a daughter of the late George and Anna Hillman Schuster and was a lifelong area resident.
She was a 1976 graduate of Girard High School and earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Youngstown State University.
Marianne worked for 10 years as a case manager at Fairhaven Workshop with the Trumbull County Board of Developmental Disabilities.
She greatly enjoyed cross stitching, arts and crafts, cooking, baking, playing Yahtzee and listening, singing and dancing to her son’s band music. Most importantly, Marianne will always be remembered as devoting her adult life to raising and caring for her family and truly enjoyed the time she spent with them.
Marianne leaves a daughter, Amy (Bryan) Clare of Painesville; a son, Kyle (Jade) Pascarella of Girard; five grandchildren, Ashley, Adam, Brandon, Topher and Quinley and a sister, Lorrie Schuster of Girard.
Besides her parents; an infant brother, David and an infant son, Scott, preceded Marianne in death.
Family and friends may call from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Monday, November 21, at Kinnick Funeral Home 222 S. State St., Girard.
Funeral services will take place at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 22, at the funeral home.
Interment will follow at Belmont Park Cemetery.
Marianne’s family suggests anyone wishing to make a memorial contribution do so by donating to the ALS Association of Northern Ohio, 6155 Rockside Rd. No. 403 Independence, Ohio 44131.
A television tribute will air Tuesday, November 22 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV, 8:41 a.m. MyYTV, 9:58 a.m. on FOX, 12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.