Family to Family: The Charles F. Snyder Funeral Blog

Yearly Archives: 2015

September 24, 2015

Honoring the unconditional love of a pet

Tabitha Lindsay with her horse

It seems like time goes by so quickly these days, and everyone is always so busy. But pets can be a reminder to stop and enjoy a moment of harmony. They are not judgmental, disrespectful or ignorant. They show unconditional love, encouragement and can give their owners self-confidence.

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June 19, 2015

The hidden treasures found in chauffeuring my kids to practice

Berkholder playing lacrosse

Like many parents with children that graduated form high school this spring, my wife and I enter a summer filled with transition and change. In the midst of these events, Father’s Day this year will have a bit of a different feel for me, and I find myself thinking about my own father’s influence on the dad I became.

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May 7, 2015

The healing power of the three F’s


We are very lucky to live in such a wonderful country. In the United States of America, we have the freedom to practice our religion and faith without the fear of being arrested or prosecuted. We also have the best health care system in the world. Combining faith and medicine can be very powerful in the healing process.

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February 24, 2015

The Rewards of Caring for Others

Funeral Director Norm Mable

The responsibility that a family bestows upon me as a funeral director places their burdens and uncertainties squarely on my shoulders to bear and sort out. My personal commitment to that responsibility is often returned to me tenfold in the rewards I receive from the families I serve.

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Offering Lancaster, PA funeral services for over 75 years.

Our six funeral homes in Lancaster County makes it easy and convenient to make arrangements and host services close to home.

  • Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home Downtown Lancaster
  • 414 East King St.
  • 717-393-9661
  • Charles F. (Chip) Snyder, Jr. Funeral Director / Supervisor
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  • Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home Lititz Pike
  • 3110 Lititz Pike
  • 717-560-5100
  • Charles F. (Chad) Snyder, III Funeral Director / Supervisor
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  • Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home Millersville
  • 441 North George St.
  • 717-872-5041
  • Mark D. Burkholder Funeral Director / Supervisor
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  • Spacht-Snyder Family Funeral Home Lititz, PA
  • 127 South Broad St.
  • 717-626-2317
  • Jacqueline Adamson Funeral Director / Supervisor
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  • Bachman-Snyder Funeral Home & Crematory Strasburg, PA
  • 7 South Decatur Street
  • 717-687-7644
  • Norman T. Mable Funeral Director / Supervisor
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  • Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home Willow Street, PA
  • 2421 Willow Street Pike
  • 717-464-4600
  • Kelly Gramola Townsend Funeral Director / Supervisor
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