Dorothy York

May 26th, 1929 to November 21st, 2005
Dorothy D. York Obituary Dorothy D. York, 76, of Fort Gratiot, died Monday, November 21, 2005 in Marwood Nursing and Rehab after a long illness. She was born May 26, 1929 in Detroit and has lived here the last eleven years. Dorothy married Howard W. "Bill" York May 21, 1981 in Madison Heights. She retired from Harper-Grace Hospitals after 19 years of service. Dorothy is survived by her husband, Bill of Fort Gratiot; her children, Cindy Taylor of California, Dennis (Yvonne) Tyrrell of Howell, Bill (Terri) Tyrrell and Kathy (Steve) Calus, both of Milford; her step-sons, David (Sherry) York of Hartland and Kenneth (Shirlene) York of Eastpointe and several grandchildren and great grandchildren. Dorothy was preceded in death by her brother Eugene Attaman. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday in Karrer- Simpson Funeral Home. Elder Gary Holmes of the Algonac Restoration Branch of the Church of Jesus Christ will officiate. Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery. Visiting hours are 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home. Memorials in Dorothy's memory may be made to the Alzheimers Association. For guest book and information please visit

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