Patricia Rosalie Snider

Sept. 15, 1930-Jan. 25, 2014

Former East County resident Patricia Rosalie Snider died Saturday, Jan. 25. She was 83.

A private family service will be held.

Patricia was born Sept. 15, 1930, in The Dalles, to Harold and Rosalie (Holmes) Wilson. She graduated from Girls Poly Tech High School.

In 1951, Patricia married Leonard Snider in Vancouver, Wash. Patricia worked at various jobs but spent most of her time as a homemaker.

Patricia was an excellent cook and seamstress. She enjoyed gardening, canning, reading, visiting Spirit Mountain and crocheting afghans for her family. She also enjoyed spending time with friends from aerobics class.

Her husband and siblings preceded her in death. Patricia is survived by her children, Richard Snider, Jerry Snider, Gordon Snider and Nancy Snider-Skogmo; sister, Bonnie Cauley; brother, Danny “Butch” Wilson; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Bateman Carroll Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.