Public memorial set for victims of southern Illinois plane crash

A public memorial service is set for the father and son who died earlier this week in a plane crash in Pope County, Illinois.

Riggin-Pillatsch and Burke Funeral Home in Carterville, Illinois say the family of Tommy Lee Snyder and his son, Dr. Erich Snyder, will hold a public memorial at 1 pm Saturday, August 29 at the Cambria Apostolic Church in Cambria, Illinois.

To view their obituaries, click here.

The NTSB and FAA are investigating the plane crash.  A hiker spotted the wreckage in the Shawnee National Forest. 

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