Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

Obituaries

June 10, 2013

Jeannetta Back, 85

Greensburg — Jeannetta Back, 85 of Greensburg, passed away Saturday, June 8, 2013, at Arbor Grove Village.

She was born Aug. 12, 1927 in Rush County and was the daughter of Henry and Ellen Snyder.

After graduating from Burney High School, Jeannetta married Raymond Back on Nov. 10, 1948 and he preceded her in death on November 2, 2010.

Jeannetta was a member of the St. Lawrence Auxiliary, St. Mary’s Catholic Church and loved sewing.

She is survived by her three son’s – Larry Back (Anita Sparks) of Greensburg, Bob (Alice) Back of Westport, and David (Karen) Back of Ft. Wayne; five sisters – Genavieve Snyder, Charlotte Raby, Ruth Ross, Dorothy King, and Rose Ann Morgan; three brothers – John William “Bill”, Norman, and James Snyder; six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, one sister Katherine Phelps and one brother Edwin Snyder.

A visitation for family and friends will be held Thursday, June 13, from 4 to 8 p.m. with a Rosary Service beginning at 3:30 p.m.

Jeannetta’s funeral mass will be Friday, June 14, beginning at noon at St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.gilliland-howe.com.

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