Aubrey J. Snider, of Bradenton, Florida, passed away in Rome, Georgia on December 10, 2017, at a healthcare facility. Also known as Joe or A.J., he was born August 1, 1926 in Fairmont, W.Va. to Aubrey B. and Opal V. Snider.During WWII, he served on active duty, U.S. Naval Reserve, as a Midshipman assigned to USMMA, Kings Point, N.Y. He was reassigned to sea duty, serving on five ships in the North Atlantic and Mediterranean. After the war he was reassigned to Kings Point, N.Y.