James R. Snyder, 60, died Thursday, November 1, 2018, after a long struggle to come back after his injuries in a Sept. 21, 2017 motorcycle accident.

Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m and 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3 at the Kenneth J. Perkins Funeral Home in Gorham. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Bellona Cemetery

Memorial contributions may be made to the Hall Fire Company, P.O. Box 8, Hall, NY 14463; or to the Stanley-Hall-Gorham Ambulance, P.O. Box 57, Hall, NY 14463.

Jim was born Oct. 5, 1958 in Canandaigua to Frank James Snyder and Loretta Brown Snyder. He was a 1977 graduate of Marcus Whitman High School. On Oct. 25, 1980, Jim married Darlene Davie.

Jim worked at Pactiv in Canandaigua for 38 years. He was a member of the Hall Fire Company and the Western NY John Deere Two-Cylinder Club. Jim also loved riding his motorcycle.

Jim is survived by his wife of 38 years, Darlene; one daughter, Jenny (Mat Seely) Snyder; one son, Frank (Chelsea) Snyder; one grandson, Carter Snyder; his mother, Loretta Snyder-Frank; one sister, Ann Marie (Robert) Grove; two brothers, Donald Snyder and Edward Snyder; father-in-law, Fred Davie; and brother-in-law, Daryl Redman and his family.

Jim was predeceased by his father, Frank James Snyder; brother, Carl Snyder; mother-in-law, Loretta Davie; and brother-in-law, Byron Davie.

Please visit www.kenperkinsfuneralhome.com to send a message of condolence to the Snyder family.