site image
obituary header
Welcome to the memorial page for

Ralph "Joe" Snider

July 8, 1941 ~ September 11, 2017 (age 76)

Ralph E. “Joe” Snider, 76, of McDonald, Cecil Township, died Monday, September 11, 2017.

Mr. Snider was born July 8, 1941 in Hundred, WV. He is the son of the late Lloyd and Mary (Farrell) Snider.

On December 30, 1966, he married Gladys Scott who died on July 18, 2005.

Mr. Snider was a graduate of Hundred High School in WV. He then worked for Weirton Steel as a foreman on the railroad for over 30 years before retiring in 1994.

He enjoyed woodworking, hunting, fishing and gardening. 

Surviving are two daughters, Jodi (James) Reed of Cranberry Township and Mary Jo (Tim) Sziminski of Weirton, WV; one son, Jason E. (Nicole) Snider of Canonsburg; a brother, Gary L. (Patsy) Snider of Paden City, WV; a sister in-law Karen Snider of Hundred WV; eight grandchildren, Rachel (Brenden) Bongiorni, Zachary, Logan and Cameron Bertolotti, Tiffanie (Chris) Warrick, Alyssa Sziminski, Gunner Faure and Nolan Snider; four step-grandchildren, Luke and Gabrielle Reed and Tim and Stephanie Sziminski; and a great-grandchild, Camden Batterby.

Deceased is a brother, Neil W. (Karen) Snider.

All services are private and entrusted to Nation Funeral Home Inc., 218 E. Lincoln Ave. McDonald. Family suggests memorial contributions to the American Diabetes Association
P.O. Box 15829, Arlington, VA  22215 or American Heart Association, P.O. Box 15120, Chicago, IL 60693.


Charitable donations may be made to:

American Diabetes Association
American Diabetes Association P.O. Box 15829, Arlington VA 22215
Tel: 1-412-824-1181

American Heart Association
15120 Collections Center Dr., Chicago IL 60693
Tel: 1-800-242-8721

 Service Information

Private Services

Nation Funeral Home
218-220 East Lincoln Ave
McDonald, PA 15057

© 2018 Nation Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS