Sylvia York

Sylvia York (Hill)

Sunday, January 11th, 1931 - Friday, December 21st, 2018
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Auburn - Sylvia Hill York, 87, a resident of Leeds, passed away on Friday, December 21, 2018 at the Androscoggin Hospice House in Auburn with her companion, Tony and loving family by her side. She was born January 11, 1931 in Warren, Maine, the daughter of David Hill and Alice (Miller) Hill. She was a graduate from Warren High School and Maine Medical Center School of Nursing in Portland. On April 28, 1951 in South Portland, she married John A. York. Mr. York passed away on May 3, 1994. Sylvia was a registered nurse for MMC in Portland for 20 years and then worked at CMMC in Lewiston until retiring in 1991. Sylvia was a loyal member of the Red Hat Society, and she enjoyed volunteering for Horizon. She enjoyed wintering in California with her loved ones and chuckling when listening to the weather reports for Maine. Sylvia had a great love for quilting, knitting and reading, but above all was the unconditional love for her family. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and she will be greatly missed by those who loved her. She is survived by her companion, Richard “Tony” Marr, four daughters; Gayle Langis of Auburn, Dawna Robinson and husband Michael of Escalon, California, Valerie Burgess and husband Randall of Leeds, Tonya Howes of Greene, two sons; Jay M. York and wife Anna of Turner, Karl A York and wife Patricia of Leeds, a sister, Freda Hand of W. Rockport; a brother, Arnold Hill of Warren; 11 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, her husband, John A York, and sister-in-law, Jean Marr. Messages of condolence may be made to: www: finleyfuneralhome.com
York, Sylvia Hill - 87, a resident of Leeds, passed away on Friday, December 21, 2018 in Auburn, Maine. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Saturday, December 29, 2018 at the BRAGDON-FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 707 Main Street, Monmouth, Maine. Visiting hours will be at 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Friday, December 28, 2018 at the funeral home. Interment will be in the spring at Leeds Center Cemetery, Route 106 Leeds, Maine
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, December 28th, 2018 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Friday, December 28th, 2018 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    Bragdon-Finley Funeral Home
    Address
    707 Main Street ~ PO Box 188
    MONMOUTH, ME
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  • Service

    Saturday, December 29th, 2018 | 1:00pm
    When
    Saturday, December 29th, 2018 1:00pm
    Location
    Bragdon-Finley Funeral Home
    Address
    707 Main Street ~ PO Box 188
    MONMOUTH, ME
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  • Interment

    Location
    Leeds Center Cemetery
    Address
    Route 106
    LEEDS, ME
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    Interment in the spring.

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Barbara Aliberti

Posted at 10:42pm
To Sylvia's family, I worked with Sylvia at CMMC and Horizons. She was such a kind, caring person and a very knowledgeable and excellent nurse. And, what a sense of humor! She shared stories of her family often and with much love and pride. My most heartfelt sympathy and prayers are extended to you all.Alibert I Sincerely, Barbara Aliberti
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Karline Stevens Stover

Posted at 11:32am
Our condolences to the York family from all of my family,sorry for your loss and may God be with you and bless you and your families at this time from the Stevens Stover Family
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To Sylvia family:

Posted at 10:34am
I am thinking of all of you, I know she will be greatly miss. When she would come to have her hair done she always talk highly of each and everyone of you. I will miss all the good conversation we had together she is fondly remember. My sympathy. Love Rachel
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Alma

Posted at 02:24pm
I'm so sorry for the loss of your beloved Sylvia. Please find comfort in the loving promise from our Heavenly Father Jehovah that we can see our loved ones again right here on earth at John 5:28,29.
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