U.S. Army Staff Sergeant James P. Snyder, 48, Nappanee, Indiana, formerly of Syracuse, Indiana.
Passed away May 10, 2008 in Columbus, Georgia from injuries suffered in January while serving in Iraq.
He was born in Columbia City Indiana to Maurice & Donna (Rockwell) Snyder. He is married to Christine Hochstetler, she survives.
James was a lifetime area resident, and was an active duty Staff Sergeant with the US Army, recently stationed in Ft. Benning, GA. He previously served in the Gulf War and was in his 3rd tour of duty in Iraq.