Antonio “Tony” Joel Snyder
November 17, 1994 – June 2, 2022
Salt Lake City, Utah – (Antonio) Tony was born in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala to Aleisha Hernandez on November 17, 1994. He also has a birth brother named Brandon. His adoptive parents Rick and Dawn Snyder, went to Guatemala when he was 10 months old to adopt him and bring him home to Durham, North Carolina.
Tony liked to hike in the mountains, play video games, hang out with friends, spend time with family, listen to music and attend music events in different states. He also had interest in airplanes and military history.
Tony is survived by his dad, Rick Snyder, his uncles Ed, Phil, and Carlos Snyder; James Justice and Colt Godfrey. Also, by his aunts Jeanne, Lisa, Linda and Grace Snyder; also, Joy Justice, Catherine Godfrey, and Kavita Snyder. Also by his Snyder cousins: Dominic, Andrew, Hannah, Haley, Hamilton, Christy and Daniel. Also cousins Will (Ishah) Justice & Joe (Krista) Justice, and Christina (Brandon) Heffel-Peek, and many extended family in Mexico and the United States.
He was preceded in death by his mother Dawn Starr Snyder; paternal grandparents Ken and Mercedes Snyder; and maternal grandparents Bill Godfrey and Ruth Godfrey.
Tony will be cremated, and Memorial Services will be held on Saturday June 11, 2022 at 4:30pm at Gospel Grace church, Salt Lake City, Utah. In the near future, there will also be another memorial service held in Raleigh, N.C. for those who loved Tony in North Carolina and Virginia, and surrounding areas.