York Obituaries

York Obituaries

Local obituary notices in York, PA

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  • 3 min ago | via The York Daily Record 

    York, Pa.-area obituaries for Monday, Aug. 3

    Two women died from suspected drug overdoses at a popular weekend music festival, prompting calls for an investigation and concern over the use of narcotics at youth-oriented events.

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  • 5 hrs ago | via NorthJersey.com 

    Betty Draycott of West Milford dies at 82

    Services will be held for Betty Ann Lydon Draycott, 82, of this township, who died on Wednesday, July 29, 2015. Born in Montvale, Mrs. Draycott lived in Toms River before moving to West Milford a year ago.

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  • Yesterday | via The Daily Record 

    Timothy Ellsessar, 18, Sutton, Mass.

    Timothy Ellsessar, 18, joined his older brother Michael in God's Kingdom of Heaven on Wednesday evening July 29, 2015. Tim, was born and raised in Sutton, Mass.

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  • Saturday | via The York Daily Record 

    The Latest: Bobbi Kristina's coffin taken in to church

    A hearse carrying the coffin of Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of Whitney Houston and R&B singer Bobby Brown, has arrived at a church in suburban Atlanta ahead of a funeral service. The hearse was escorted by two policemen on motorcycles into the parking lot of St. James United Methodist Church in Alpharetta.

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  • Saturday | via The York Daily Record 

    York, Pa.-area obituaries for Saturday, Aug. 1

    York, Pa.-area obituaries for Saturday, Aug. 1: Gary R. Wiley, York Gordon K. Gundy, Mt. Wolf Janet B. Dietz, York Andrea J. Toomey, Yoe Rose C. Pavoncello, Dover Stuart L. Garman, Spring Grove Donna Rae Wilk, York Nancy C. Roseberry, York Ronald F. Blevans, Hanover Donald D. Tyson, Sr., Red Lion Nevin H. Grim, Windsor To learn more about the lives of those who have passed, or for information about service times and locations, click here .

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  • Friday Jul 31 | via York Dispatch 

    York-area obituaries for Friday

    An aggressive 2-foot-long cobra captured at a luxury high-rise apartment complex in downtown Houston has been euthanized. Pasta with pesto Genovese may be ubiquitous in the rest of the United States now, but it hadn't yet "arrived" in York County when I tried serving it to my dinner guests.

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  • Thursday Jul 30 | via York Dispatch 

    York-area obituaries for Thursday

    Sylvester Stallone is parting with memorabilia from the "Rocky" and "Rambo" movies, but he's keeping the two characters alive onscreen.

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  • Thursday Jul 30 | via The York Daily Record 

    York, Pa.-area obituaries for Thursday, July 30

    A judge is scheduled to hear arguments Thursday about whether the Catholic archbishop of Los Angeles can sell a hilltop convent overlooking Hollywood to pop singer Katy Perry.

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  • Wednesday Jul 29 | via York Dispatch 

    York-area obituaries for Wednesday

    Five thousand people dressed in white got together for the world's largest popup picnic at a location revealed only at the last moment. Pasta with pesto Genovese may be ubiquitous in the rest of the United States now, but it hadn't yet "arrived" in York County when I tried serving it to my dinner guests.

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  • Tuesday Jul 28 | via York Dispatch 

    York-area obituaries for Tuesday

    The oldest giant panda ever in captivity tasted a vegetable ice cake and, of course, bamboo in celebration of her 37th birthday. Slice 'em and salt 'em.

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  • Monday Jul 27 | via The York Daily Record 

    York, Pa.-area obituaries for Monday, July 27

    A Brazilian hospital says Joe Jackson - the father of the late Michael Jackson and the patriarch of the musical family - suffered a stroke while visiting the South American nation.

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  • Saturday Jul 25 | via The York Daily Record 

    York, Pa.-area obituaries for Saturday, July 25

    York, Pa.-area obituaries for Saturday, July 25: Anthony M. Coggeshall, York Raymond C. Craul, Dover Charles E. Crim, York Edna Ruth Douglas, York Mavis R. Feldpausch, York Arthur W. Frane, York Dr. Silvion B. Freeman, Manchester Carey S. Green, Jr., Red Lion Edna E. Haker, York Louise Heiser, McSherrystown Beverley Klinefelter, York Doris C. Morrell, Freeland, MD Hope G. Snodgrass, Shrewsbury Jean A. Thomas, York To learn more about the lives of those who have passed, or for information about service times and locations, click here . WOODBURY, N.J. - Crews have put out a fire that burned underground in southern New Jersey for a month, melting the ground around it and reaching 1,000 degrees.

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  • Friday Jul 24 | via The York Daily Record 

    York, Pa.-area obituaries for Friday, July 24

    Grammy award-winning singer Chris Brown defended himself on social media Friday but officials say he still hasn't applied for clearance to leave the Philippines, where he's being investigated on a fraud complaint.

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  • Thursday Jul 23 | via York Dispatch 

    York-area obituaries for Thursday

    A salad store paraded dozens of half-naked Western men dressed as Spartans through China's capital as a publicity stunt, causing a stir and drawing a crackdown by police who were photographed restraining some of them on the ground. Slice 'em and salt 'em.

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  • Wednesday Jul 22 | via York Dispatch 

    York-area obituaries for Wednesday

    The last visible feature of a suburban Pittsburgh mall that appeared in George Romero's 1978 zombie classic "Dawn of the Dead" is being given new life. Slice 'em and salt 'em.

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  • Wednesday Jul 22 | via The Edgefield Advertiser 

    Ronald Lee Meriweather

    Mr Merriweather is survived by one daughter, Veronica Meriweather of Willow Grove, Penn. and one son Eugene Culley of York, Penn; his mother, Beatrice J. Meriweather of Edgefield; four sisters Evelyn Meriweather of Greensboro, N.C., Laverne Meriweather and Gloria Adams, both of Edgefield, Sharon Meriweather of Cherokee, N.C.; two brothers Samuel Meriweather of Edgefield and Rufus Meriweather of Raleigh, N.C.; two grandchildren, both of Pennsylvania; and other relatives and friends.

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  • Tuesday Jul 21 | via The York Daily Record 

    York, Pa.-area obituaries for Wednesday, July 22

    Writer E.L. Doctorow, who wryly reimagined the American experience in such novels as "Ragtime" and "The March" and applied its lessons to the past and the future in fiction and nonfiction, has died.

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  • Tuesday Jul 21 | via York Dispatch 

    York-area obituaries for Tuesday

    With all the rain we've been having lately, my garden is thriving. This year, I feel I don't have to stay up all night armed with a shotgun to protect the two lone tomatoes on the vine from the rampaging groundhog.

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  • Tuesday Jul 21 | via The York Daily Record 

    York, Pa.-area obituaries for Tuesday, July 21

    A former chief librarian at a Chinese university has admitted to stealing more than 140 paintings by grandmasters and replacing them with his own fakes.

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  • Tuesday Jul 21 | via Republican Journal 

    Eliza V. Humphrey

    She was born in Stockton Springs on April 20, 1918, the daughter of Lewis G. Lanphier and Martha Lanphier and was the last surviving child of her parents. She moved to Brooks at a young age where she met her husband of 73 years Percy C. Humphrey at a church service.

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