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Doris Helen Snyder

November 29, 1947 - March 10, 2021

Doris Helen (Schmelick) Snyder, 73, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at Liza’s Place, Valley Hospice Care Center South, Wheeling.
Doris was born November 29, 1947, in Wheeling, the daughter of the late Steve and Laura (DiNinno) Schmelick. She was a member of Corpus Christi Catholic Church and the “Busy Bees” Club.
In addition to her parents, Doris was preceded in death by her father-in-law, Harry Snyder; and two maternal aunts, Phyllis Duymich and Ida DiNinno. She is survived by her loving husband of 52 years, Franklin James Snyder; and two daughters, Kristin Marie Snyder of Wheeling and Kerri Michelle Snyder of Burgettstown, PA.
In accordance with Doris’s wishes, there will be no visitation. A celebration of her life will be held at a date to be determined, when it is safe for all to attend.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to Back Street Cat Rescue (who rescued Doris’s cat, Calli), 214 Maple Avenue, Bethesda. OH 43719 or online by clicking here, or Liza’s Place, Valley Hospice Care Center South, 10686 State Route 150, Rayland, OH 43943 or online by clicking here.

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