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Frederick (Fred) Snider, 60 - June 04, 2015

Frederick “Fred” Elvin Snider, 60, of Kearney died Thursday, June 4, 2015, at CHI Health Good Samaritan with family members by his side.
A memorial service will be conducted at 10 a.m. on Friday, June 12, at O’Brien Straatmann Redinger Funeral Home in Kearney with the Rev. John Gosswein officiating. Interment will take place at the Wood River Cemetery.
Snider was born March 3, 1955, at Grand Island to Ernest E. and Esther M. (Zimmerman) Snider.
He served several years with the Nebraska National Guard, and most recently had been employed by Kearney Cab Co.
Snider enjoyed woodworking, fishing, camping and other outdoor activities, according to family members.
He was preceded in death by: his parents, Ernest and Esther; a brother-in-law, Pete Peterson.
Survivors include: his children—Derek (Kathryn) Snider of El Paso, TX, Nicole (Daniel) Snyder of Grand Island, Mitchell Snider (Joy Jones) of Omaha; grandchildren—Evelyn and Kristine Snider, Benjamin Snyder and Kara Snider; love of his life, Lynn McMichael of Kearney; brothers—Kenneth Snider and John Snider, both of Grand Island, and David (Paula) Snider of Dannebrog; sisters—Millie Weavers, Lucy Peterson, Marilyn (Wayne) Rice and Carolyn (Chuck) Newberry, all of Grand Island; numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorials are suggested to the family for future designation.