Jeffrey Snyder, age 61, of Missouri Valley, Iowa passed away Monday, December 9, 2013 at his home in Missouri Valley, Iowa. Jeff was born March 16, 1952 in Council Bluffs, Iowa to George and Faye (McManamie) Snyder. Jeff went to Missouri Valley High School, and attended Bellevue University. Jeff lived in the Missouri Valley area for most of his life except the three years he spent in the Marine Corps .Most of his working career was spent with the Army Corps of Engineers in the central payroll office. After retirement from the Army Corps Engineers in 1997 he began working for the Missouri Valley Times- News as an advertising representative (for three years) He spent about 5 years as the manager for The Rand Community/Senior Center. Eventually he became the Missouri Valley Chamber (executive) director for three years until his retirement and was on the Board of Directors for the Wisecup Farm and Museum. Jeff was an active supporter for the local Fraternal Order of Eagles. Jeffs latest passion for the past 11 years was working with Harrison County Fair Board. After his retirement as executive director of the Missouri Valley Chamber of commerce in June 2011 he began traveling. Jeff a rock n roll music lover had hobbies such as cooking, fishing, traveling and going to movies and live theater performances. Jeff married Doris Stillwell in 1997, she passed away June 5, 2010. Jeffrey is preceded in death by his mother Faye, wife Doris, niece Brandi. Survivors include his children: Laura Kittrell, Shon Snyder; granddaughter: Ashley Blackman, great granddaughter: Ava Blackman all of Council Bluffs, Iowa; father: George Snyder of Blair, Nebraska; sisters: Kimberly K. Sell of Modale, Iowa; Lisa D. Hansen and husband Robert of Atlantic, Iowa. Visitation will be held Friday from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Hennessey Funeral Home in Missouri Valley, Iowa. The family would like to invite everyone to a time of lunch and fellowship to the Eagles Club following the service. Military honors will be conducted by Julius F. Muller American Legion Post #337. In Loving Memory Of Jeffrey L. Snyder Born March 16, 1952 Council Bluffs, Iowa Entered Into Rest December 9, 2013 Missouri Valley, Iowa Funeral Service 10:00 a.m. Saturday, December 14, 2013 Hennessey Funeral Home Missouri Valley, Iowa Officiating Pastor Kim Crummer Vocalist Rick Powell Music Selections Let it Be Friends One More Day You Raise Me Up Casket Bearers Mark Zach Jeff Ball Charles Wisecup Dennis Mefford Bob Hansen Michael Mogensen Ashton Stute Final Resting Place Oakwood Cemetery Weeping Water, Nebraska 3:00 p.m.