Ernest William “JR” Snyder passed away Dec. 31, 2019.
He was born Jan. 21, 1930.
He was a resident of Yucaipa since 1949. He recently moved to San Diego but always called Yucaipa home.
He was a Navy veteran of the Korean War, proudly serving aboard the USS Essex.
He is survived by his son, Ernest Snyder, daughter-in-law Laurie, and one grandson Ernie III. He has one younger sister Bonnie who lives in Wisconsin.
Graveside service was held at Desert Lawn Park in Calimesa on Jan. 8, at 10:30 a.m.