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March 19, 2014

William Gerald Yorks Jr.

William Gerald Yorks Jr.

ONEONTA — William Gerald Yorks Jr., 60, passed away on Monday March 17, 2014, at his residence.

He was born on Nov. 8, 1953, in Oneonta, the son of William G. and Clara (Schmitt) Yorks Sr.

Bill served in the United States Army from 1973 to 1975.

He is survived by his mother, Clara Glavin of Oneonta;  two children, Shelly and Angela; two grandchildren; his sisters, Carolyn (Douglas) Rose and Jacquelyn (Robert) Brewer; as well as several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, March 28, at the Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home, Oneonta, with the Rev. Stephen Fournier officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Catskill Area Hospice and Palliative Care, 1 Birchwood Dr., Oneonta, NY 13820

Condolences to the family may be made online at

Arrangements are by the Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home, Oneonta.




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