Pauline G. Snyder, 83, of Kent, died Thursday at Robinson Memorial Hospital following a brief illness. Born Sept. 8, 1914 in Glen Willow, Ohio, she was the daughter of Perry and Elsie (Reedy) Brannen. She had lived in Kent since the 1940s. Mrs. Snyder was a homemaker. She had been a member of VFW Post 1055 Auxiliary. Survivors include her sons, Walter of Lower Salem, Ohio and Richard of Ravenna; daughter, Ruth McKay of Kent; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Her husband Earl died in 1988. Her brothers, George and Herman Green, and Willard, Harold and Glen Brannen; and sisters Myrtle Lewis and Frances Valarinous also died previously. Calling hours will be held two hours prior to the 12 p.m. Monday funeral bservice at the Shorts Funeral Home, Ravenna Chapel. Rev. Edward Peterson will officiate. Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Park in Ravenna.