Douglas James Snyder

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Beloved son and brother, Douglas James Snyder, 32, passed unexpectedly on November 24, 2009.  Doug was born May 11, 1977 in Anderson, Indiana to John and Marcia (Mundell) Snyder.

He is a graduate of Highland High School in Anderson and later joined the United States Army.  Doug served until 2004 as a field artillery crewman, as a member of the 82nd Airborne and performed two tours in Iraq.

Doug is survived by his loving mother, Marcia Snyder of Friendswood, TX;  his brother Mike Snyder and wife Johanna,  sister Jennifer Snyder,  nieces Hannah and Kaylee all of Friendswood, TX;  many uncles, aunts and cousins in Indiana and elsewhere.

Doug is preceded in death by his father and grandparents.

The family will receive friends from 6:00pm-8:00pm Wednesday, December 2nd, and the service celebrating Doug’s life will be at 10:00am Thursday, December 3rd, all held at Niday Funeral Home.  Interment will follow at Houston National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Doug’s name may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, www.woundedwarriorproject.org.