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November 7, 2012

Art Snyder, RIP [UPDATED]

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Art Snyder

The following information was posted to Facebook earlier today:

We are saddened to bring such news, but this morning November 7th at 1:10am owner, Arthur Snyder passed away in his sleep at 79 years old.

He was a United States Marine, a USC law graduate, a politician, a restaurateur but most importantly a dedicated husband, father, and grandfather.

He will leave a legacy behind for ages to come, but what he left in everyone’s hearts will last a lifetime.

Burial information will be posted soon.

We will be holding a celebration of life this Saturday at Don the Beachcomber in the Longboard Room from 3pm-8pm.

Our thoughts and prayers to his family.

Update Nov. 9:

Funeral Information:
Date: Wednesday, November 14th
Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills
6300 Forest Lawn Drive, Los Angeles, CA (Drive to Old North Church once inside cemetery)

If you have any questions please email

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Courtesy photo of Art Snyder, owner of Don The Beachcomber on PCH in Huntington Beach.

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About the Author

Shelley Henderson is a reformed computer and networking geek turned freelance writer. Now she only fixes her own networks and computers. That leaves time for writing, and writing and more writing. And editing the Orange County Breeze. Shelley most enjoys visiting and finding out about local businesses to write business profiles that allow our communities to learn more about their local businesses and the people who own and run them. If you own or manage a business in our coverage area and would like to invite Shelley to write a business profile, let us know.

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