Crystal D. Snyder Nursing Scholarship Fund

The Crystal D. Snyder Nursing Scholarship fund was established by family, friends and The Degenstein Foundation in 2008 to honor the memory of Crystal D. Snyder.

The Fund provides annual scholarship support for local nursing students living in Northumberland, Snyder and Union counties. First preference will be given to students from Shikellamy High School.

About Crystal D. Snyder

Crystal Snyder was a resident of Sunbury, PA, and a 1979 graduate of Shikellamy High School. Her healthcare experience came as a lab technician for Pagana and Pagana-DeFazio, MDs, in Sunbury.

Crystal was a devoted mother of five sons. She was also devoted to her community, driving school bus for 15 years and coaching soccer for AYSO as her children grew up. She was a Penn State Master Gardner and owned a greenhouse called Serenity Place.

Crystal died on October 23, 2006.