February 23, 1934 - February 26, 2012
Paul R. York, 78, of Largo, Florida and formerly of New Castle, died Sunday, February 26, 2012 following a brief illness at WellStar Tranquility Hospice in Austell, Georgia. He was born February 23, 1934 in Albany, Kentucky, a son of the late Augustus and Irene (Leveridge) York. Paul worked for Dana Corporation and moved to Florida upon retirement. He was an avid golfer and also enjoyed fishing. He was a member of the Elks Lodge. He is survived by, a son, Tim (wife: Teresa) York of Douglasville, Georgia; stepsons, Mike (wife: Barbara) Gray of Mooreland, Kenny (wife: Sandy) Gray of Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, Hank “PeeWee” Gray of Warrenton, Missouri; stepdaughters, Sue (husband: Don) Smith of Wilkinson, Pam Miller of New Castle and Linda Gray (special friend, Andy Howard) of Indianapolis; grandchildren, Brittany York (special friend: Jeff Wright), Ashley (husband: Ross) Sandefer, Katie (husband: Brian) Johnson, Lacey York (special friend: Travis Noel), Tyler York (special friend: Olivia Faeth), Kenneth (wife: Cathy) Gray Jr., Bridgette (husband: Kevin) Dunn, Sheri Weber, Adam Weber, Shelly (husband: Mark) Peterson, Eric England (special friend: Crystal Norris), Mandy (husband: Greg) Stewart, Jody (wife: Beth) Gray, Garrett (wife: Jeannette) Craig, Jada Craig, Adam Miller, Darnell (wife: Melanie) Gray and Katie Gray; several great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; two brothers, Charles (wife: Wilma) York and Roger (wife: Barb) York; a sister, Ruth Ann (husband: Junior) Johnson and a sister-in-law, Joe Ann (husband: Ladore) Blair. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 42 years, Lillian Irene “Pat” York; a son, Paul York Jr.; a daughter, Carolyn Elaine York and a brother, Roscoe York. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at Sproles Family Funeral Home with Rev. Garrett Craig officiating. Entombment will follow at Green Hills Memory Gardens. Friends may call from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service on Wednesday at the funeral home. You may send the family a personal condolence at www.sprolesfamilycares.com. Sproles Family Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Paul York.
Paul R. York, 78, of Largo, Florida and formerly of New Castle, died Sunday, February 26, 2012 following a brief illness at WellStar Tranquility Hospice in Austell, Georgia. He was born February 23, 1934 in Albany, Kentucky, a son of the... View Obituary & Service Information
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