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Velma M. (Snyder) Wilson

March 29, 1931 ~ December 24, 2020 (age 89)


March 29, 1931 – Dec 24, 2020

Velma M. (Snyder) Wilson, 89, of Newry, passed away Thursday at UPMC Altoona. She was born at home in Dry Run, daughter of the late Albert and Esther (Wilt) Snyder. She married Tom L. Wilson, who preceded her in death 1987. Surviving are three daughters: Linda Zaborac (Shirley) of Newry, Toni Smith (Lou Zemrose) of Cherry Tree, Theresa Frieska (Frank) of Harrisburg; grandchildren: Nicholas Zaborac, Wendy Brown, and Christina Santa Maria; 14 great grandchildren; and two nieces. She was preceded in death by a sister, Sylvia Smith.

Velma retired from Iceland Seafood in 1996. She was a member of Duncansville VFW Post 8724 and she enjoyed yardsaling, thrift stores, and camping. Velma had a special ability to form deep and lasting relationships with those who knew her.

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