Shirley Snyder

Shirley Snyder (Berry)

Saturday, July 14th, 1923 - Saturday, November 16th, 2019
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Shirley Snyder, 96 of Burlington, IA, formerly of Atchison KS died on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at the Great River Hospice House, Burlington, IA.

Funeral service will be 2:00 pm on Saturday, Nov. 23rd, 2019 at the Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home. Burial will follow at the Oak Hill Cemetery, Atchison, KS. The family will receive friend from 1:00 pm until time of service at the funeral home. Memorial contributions are suggested to First Baptist Church and may be sent in care of the funeral home. Condolences to family may be left online at

Shirley Berry was born on July 14, 1923 in Atchison Kansas the daughter of Egbert Ray and Flossie V. (Bean) Berry. She graduated from Atchison High School in 1941 and attended two years of college. Shirley worked as a sewing machine operator for Horton Garment Factory
for many years. She was a former member of the First Baptist Church, Atchison, member and Past Worthy Matron of the Martha Washington Chapter 215 of the Order of Eastern Star, Atchison and Manhattan Chapter # 209, OES, and social member of the Order of Beauceants # 154; she received her fifty year and lifetime member pin.

Shirley was married to Charles R. Snyder, on October 1, 1947. He preceded her in death on June 7, 1999. Survivors include four sons, Berry (Jo) Snyder, Deland FL, Keith (Sandra) Snyder, Mt. Pleasant, IA, and Bruce Snyder, Overland Park, KS, Blair (Kathy) Snyder, Chico, CA, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Glenn Berry, three sisters, Nonette Peterson-Sorensen, Beverly Pederson and Viola Heffa.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home
    800 Kansas Ave
    Atchison, KS 66002
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  • Service

    Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 1:00pm
    Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home
    800 Kansas Ave
    Atchison, KS 66002
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Stephen L. Lucas
  • Interment

    Oak Hill Cemetery
    17th & Kansas Ave
    ATCHISON, KS 66002
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Dennis Vanhoutan

Posted at 01:09am
Long time family friend our family had a long history together so from the Van houtan familes. To the family of Shirley our heartfelf condolences from Roxie Vanhoutan Stalder. Dennis Vanhoutan

And the Vine Gospel Assembly Church

Posted at 12:37pm
With deepest sympathy, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Pastor Carl and Sister Dayleen Van der Bom
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Your Innovairre Family

Posted at 08:36am
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
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David Dyer

Posted at 09:57pm
Berry, Keith, Bruce and Blair - I’m sorry to learn of your mother’s passing. So fortunate to have a parent to live such a long life. Wishing all of you the best.
David Dyer

Karin Berry Samford

Posted at 09:03pm
So sorry for your loss. Shirley was a special person and Mom loved her very much. I think they are up in heaven laughing and having fun with the others. Love you all Karin

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