Barbara Ann (Traver) Snyder of Berne passed peacefully on Jan 27 after a brief illness, she was 91. Born in Hudson NY to the late John & Clara Traver. She moved to Berne for her senior year of high school where she met her husband, Jimmy. She worked for the phone company in East Berne for a few years, but her longtime favorite job was being a beautician in the hill towns, for many years working along with Ethel her mother-in-law. Barb retired in the 90's.
She enjoyed camping, hunting, snowmobiling, traveling, quilting, painting, and walking with friends Millie and Mary Lou. She was a member of the Eastern Star, Berne Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary, and a member of the First Reformed Church of Berne.
She is survived by her son Michael (Vickie) Snyder, brother-in-law Mitchell (Jane) Snyder, and many beloved nephews and nieces, and great nephews & nieces. She was predeceased by her husband James H Snyder, her parents John & Clara Traver, brothers Jack and Everett Traver, and father & mother-in-law James C and Ethel Snyder.
Memorial Services will be held on Friday Feb 3 at 11am at the Berne Reformed Church.
Private burial will be in the spring.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Barb's memory can be made to the Berne Reformed Church or Helderberg Ambulance