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Helen Virginia York, 97, Longtime Resident Of White Plains

Helen Virginia York
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WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - Helen Virginia York, a former resident of White Plains, died April 11, 2013.She was 97.

York was born May 24, 1915, in Mt. Kisco to Frederick and Loretta (English) Sayre. She lived in White Plains for over 70 years before moving to Delaware and then Virginia. She was married to James C. York.

York is survived by daughters, Gloria Oosterom (Gene) of Newark, De.; Ruth Bott (Bob) of Williamsburg Va.; son, James York of Buchanan; 10 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by brothers, Frederick, Eugene, Howard, and Bobby; and sisters, Dorothy Matteson, and Irene Lassen.

Calling hours will be Thursday, April 18, 7 to 9 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, April 19 at 10:30 a.m. at St John's the Evangelist church and interment at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.

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