Esta L. Snyder, 97, a life resident of Baltic and resident at Walnut Hills Retirement Home for the past 7 years, died Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at Joel Pomerene Memorial Hospital in Millersburg. She was born April 29, 1921 in Clark Twp., Holmes County to the late Henry J. and Lula Violet (Bentz) Snyder.

She is retired from the Baltic Rubber Co., where she worked for many years, was a member of the former Church of the Brethren at Baltic and was active in the Women’s Sewing Group at the Church.

She is survived by 2 half-sisters; Emma Miller of Pueblo, Colorado and Ruth Schrock of near Walnut Creek, several cousins; including Anna Mae Wilson of Coshocton and Sam Snyder of Gahanna and several nieces and nephews. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her stepmother, Celesta Snyder, twin sister Vesta Helwig, stepsister Ruby Hofstetter and half-brother David Snyder.

Services will be held on Friday, October 12, 2018 at 12:00 PM (Noon) at Smith-Varns Funeral Home in Sugarcreek with Pastor Darcy Miller officiating.  Burial is in the Baltic Church of the Brethren Cemetery.  Friends may call on Friday from 11-12 at the Funeral Home prior to services. Following the services, a luncheon will be held in the funeral home hospitality room.