Lois M. Snyder


Lois M. Snyder age 91, of rural Fremont

Died Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at Dunklau Gardens


Lois was born October 14, 1927 in Sutherland, Nebraska to Henry and Anna ‘Pueppke’ Sudman.  She was raised in Keith County and graduated from Paxton High School in 1946.  She attended Midland College (now Midland University) then finished her nurses training at Immanuel Hospital in 1950.  She was married on February 22, 1952 in Omaha to James A. Snyder.  The couple lived in Fremont until moving to a family farm in Saunders County.  Lois worked for over 30 years in the labor and delivery department at, what is now, Methodist Fremont Health, retiring in 1991.


Lois was an avid knitter and quilter, she loved to travel and was a good friend and proud grandmother.  During her retirement she volunteered at the hospital.  She was also a member of Pohocco Lutheran Church south of Fremont.



Survived by

Son – Robert (Susan) Snyder of Valley

Daughter – Mary (George) Romanelli of Fremont

Grandsons – Jakob, Ryan and Matthew Snyder

Brother-in-law – John (Gretchen) Snyder of Clinton, IA.

Sister-in-law – Sally (Mike) Johnson of Naperville, IL.

Brother-in-law – Donovan (Joan) Havekost of Omaha

Nieces and nephews


Lois was preceded by her husband James in 1990, two sons William and Brian, sister Catherine Havekost and brother Donald.


Funeral 10am Saturday July 13 at Pohocco Lutheran Church, south of Fremont with Rev. Johnice Orduna officiating.  Burial will follow in Pohocco Cemetery.  Visitation is Friday, 3pm to 8pm with the family present 6pm to 8pm at the Ludvigsen Mortuary Chapel, Fremont.  Memorials suggested to Pohocco or the Fremont Area Alzheimer’s Collaboration.


Online guestbook at www.Ludvigsenmortuary.com