He graduated from Garaway High School in 1970 and had worked at Skyline Corporation in Sugarcreek.
He is survived by his son Grant (Amy) Snyder of Sugarcreek and his sister Ginger (John) McClain of Tallahassee, Florida.
Private graveside services will be held on Friday, June 14, 2013 at 11:00 AM at East Lawn Cemetery in Sugarcreek with Pastors Welton Stein and Eric Rummel officiating. Arrangements are being handled by Smith-Varns Funeral Home at Sugarcreek. For those unable to attend please visit the funeral home’s website to share a memory and sign the guest register.