George L. York

AUSTINTOWN – George LeRoy York, 72, died Monday, July 29, 2013, at his home.

He was born Oct. 4, 1940, in Warren, the son of Howard and Margaret Matthews York.

George retired from Cooperweld Steel as a millwright, and was a member of Crossroads Church.

Survivors include his wife, the former Jayne A. Merrill; his daughter, Kim York of Niles; son, Charles of Columbiana; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

George was preceded in death by a great-granddaughter, three sisters and five brothers.

Services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday at Crossroads Church. Family and friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Austintown Chapel.

Burial will take place at Crown Hill Burial Park.