Nancy Jane Snyder Auckland
August 27, 1922 - November 10, 2012
Nancy Jane Snyder Auckland, 90, formerly of Andover, passed away Saturday (Nov. 10, 2012) at Avante Nursing Home in Harrisonburg, Va.
Mrs. Auckland was born on Aug. 27, 1922 in Andover to Raymond O. and Ila (Brown) Snyder. She received her college degree in education from Lake Erie College. On Nov. 26, 1947, she married Harold Auckland, who predeceased her in March, 1984.
Nancy worked as a public school teacher and special education teacher.
Mrs. Auckland is survived by a son, James (Terri) Auckland of Crossville, Tenn.; one brother, Craig Snyder of Andover; two grandchildren, Allison (Brian) Rogers of Greenville, Tenn. and Adam Auckland of Norfolk, Va.; two great grandsons, Blake Rogers and Brandon Rogers, both of Greenville, Tenn.; a niece, Linda Galloway; and two nephews, Douglas Snyder and Mark Snyder.
Nancy was a past member of the American Legion Auxiliary, the Fraternal Order of Eagles and the Women of the Moose.
The funeral service was held on Wednesday (Nov. 14, 2012) at the Theis Funeral Chapel in New Market, Va. with Rev. Jeffrey Sonafelt, officiating.
There will be a memorial graveside service held on Friday (Nov. 30, 2012) at 11 a.m. at Hillside Cemetery with Rev. Tom Kristofferson of the Presbyterian Church of Wellsville, officiating.
Local arrangements are under the direction of Baker-Swan Funeral Home in Andover.
Memorial contributions in Nancy’s name may be made to Luther Crest of New Market, 9138 N. Congress St., New Market, VA 22844.