CUMBERLAND – Sylvia Jean Hedrick, 79, of LaVale, passed away on Monday, July 3, 2017 at the Western Maryland Health System Regional Medical Center.

Born on May 14, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Frank L. Carroll and Reathel M. (Wilkins) Yoders. In addition to her parents, Sylvia was also preceded in death by her brothers, H. Leo Carroll, Donald Carroll, and Kenneth J. Carroll, and sisters, Hameline Hardman, and Helen Yvonne Carroll.

Sylvia worked for many years as a caregiver. She put her all into caring for others, and was the best caregiver in the world if you were lucky enough to have her.

Sylvia is survived by her sons, Alan Joseph Snyder, Mt. Savage, Robert Anthony Snyder, LaVale, Timothy Earl Snyder, Troy, IL, and Ronald Craig Snyder, Moorefield, WV; sister, Janet L. Hudson; ten grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

The family would like to offer a special thanks to Dr. Ronald Kinsey, and Adria Lewis, RN in the WMHS Emergency Room for the wonderful care she received. They would also like to thank special friends, Paula, Sharon, and Dawn.

Family and friends will be received at the Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A., 15205 McMullen Hwy SW, Cresaptown, on Friday, July 7, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

A funeral service will immediately follow visitation at the funeral home.

Interment will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens.

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