NEIL F. YORK, 75, of Cape Coral, Fla., formerly of Lima, died March 28, 2002,in Florida. He was born March 11, 1927, in Dwight, Kan., to Frank and Jane Fisher York, who preceded him in death. His wife of more than 53 years, Edeltraud York, survives in Cape Coral, Fla.
Mr. York retired in 1987 as a supervisor from the Ford Motor Co. Lima Engine Plant, after 30 years. He was a member of the American Legion, Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, Cape Coral, Fla., and the Retired Officers Association. He was an Army veteran of World War II and retired as a major from the Army Reserves.
Survivors also include three brothers, Vernon York and Glenn York, both of Lebanon, Mo., and Irwin York of Columbus; and two sisters, Lois Bass and Janie Winfrey, both of Lebanon, Mo.
Services were held April 2, 2002, at Coral Ridge Funeral Home, Cape Coral, Fla. Memorial contributions may be made to Hope Hospice, 2430 Diplomat Parkway, Cape Coral, FL 33909.
Edeltraud H York
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