Maureen T. Snyder

January 31, 2003

Maureen T. Snyder, 36, of Park Lane died early Friday morning at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston after a battle with leukemia.

Born in Pittsfield on April 9, 1966, daughter of James Snyder of Ashley Falls and Kathy McGuire of Sheffield, she was a 1984 graduate of Monument Mountain Regional High School.

Ms. Snyder was most recently employed as assistant town clerk in Sheffield. She had also worked at the former Berkshire County Savings Bank in Great Barrington for more than 10 years.

She enjoyed kick-boxing, running and aerobics.

Besides her parents, she leaves a son, Zachary Coon, and a daughter, Emily Coon, both at home; a sister, Theresa Graney of Falls Village, Conn.; five brothers, Richard Benda of Pittsfield, Michael Dewkett of Canaan, Conn., James Snyder, Jason Snyder and Jeffrey Snyder, and her former husband, MatthewCoon of Sheffield.

FUNERAL NOTICE -- Maureen T. Snyder died Jan. 31, 2003. Cherished daughter of Kathy and James, devoted mother of Zachary and Emily, adored sister of Theresa and her husband, Joseph, and Richard and Michael; beloved friend of Randy Koldys; former wife of Matt Coon, half sister of James, Jason and Jeffrey Snyder.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, Feb. 4, from 4 to 7 at FINNERTY & STEVENS FUNERAL HOME in Great Barrington. Funeral services will be private. The family invites the public to join them for a memorial gathering Wednesday, Feb. 5, at noon at the Egremont Country Club. Memorial contributions may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society through the funeral home, 426 Main St., Great Barrington, MA 01230. Remembrances, memories and reflections may be sent to the family through finnerty@bcn.net .

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