Alvin York, age 77
of Chesterton, passed away on January 31, 2019.
He was born on
October 11, 1942, to Doyle and Evelyn York, both of whom preceded him in
He is survived by
his daughter, Melissa (Tom) Maldonado of Valparaiso; his grandchildren: Jeff
Henry of Valparaiso, Hailey Hapchuck of West Virginia, Sommer Maldonado of
Valparaiso, and Kyra Maldonado of Valparaiso; and by his siblings: Gene
Arthur York, Yakima, WA; Mary Jo Salmon, Jackson, Louisiana; Don Ray York,
Westville, Indiana; Mabel L. York Bernth, Granger, Indiana; Max E. York,
Belvedere, Illinois; Ruth E. York Hilbert, Batesville, Arkansas; Dean B.
York, Rockford, Illinois; Neil O. York, South Bend, Indiana; Janet York
Marquez, Los Angeles, California; Gaye York Hightower, South Bend, Indiana;
Veda York, Westville, Indiana, and Diana York McQueen, Hoffman Estates,
He is also preceded
in death by his wife, Mary and by his siblings Glen A. York, Paul Vestle
York, Gale Lee York Fisher, and Rudy A. York.
Alvin was a member
of the Church of Nazarene in Valparaiso.
will be held on Wednesday, February 6, 2019, at 12 p.m., at White-Love
Funeral Home, 525 S 2nd St., Chesterton, IN. The family will receive friends
from 11 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home. Burial will follow
at Chesterton Cemetery.
Memories may be
“Over and out,