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Edward A. Snyder

Edward Snyder, age 79, of Henning, MN passed away Friday, May 6th, 2022 at United Hospital in St. Paul, MN at 79 years of age.

Edward Arthur Snyder was born on September 25, 1942, in St. Paul, Minnesota. His parents were the late Edward Dallas and Mary Elizabeth (Hoag) Snyder. Ed graduated from Mechanic Arts High School in St. Paul as part of the class of 1960. Following High School, he graduated from St. Cloud State University with a degree in teaching and would later receive his Master’s Degree in counselling. Those degrees would form the foundation of his professional teaching career at Henning (MN) High School.

On December 28, 1969, Ed was united in marriage with Lucille Lystrom at the Vining Lutheran Church. Ed and Lucy made their home and raised their family in Henning where he taught History, Social Studies & Geography, at Henning High School. Ed wore many hats at the school in addition to his teaching duties including Counselor, Athletic Director, and Driver’s Education instructor.

Ed passed away on May 6, 2022, at United Hospital in St. Paul, Minnesota at 79 years of age. He will be dearly missed but more importantly, he’ll be dearly remembered by his family and friends in a continued web of tales, recollections, and stories of fun. Preceding Ed in death are his parents Edward and Mary Snyder and his wife Lucille Snyder.

Ed is survived by his children: Keri (Steven) Lillestol of Thief River Falls, Kristin (Mike) Smith of West Fargo, Karen (Einar) Frobom of Chaska, and Edward (Nicole) Snyder Jr. of West Fargo; 14 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren; and many other relatives and a host of friends.

Funeral services were held on Wednesday, May 11, 2022 at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Henning, MN.