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Robert W. "Bobby" York

March 7, 1957 ~ July 15, 2019 (age 62)


Robert W. “Bobby” York, 62, of Patoka, passed away Monday, July 15, 2019 at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville. He was born on March 7, 1957 in Evansville, IN to James Sr. and Leola (Weedman) York. He lived in Patoka, IN since 1994, coming from Evansville. Bobby had worked as a Diesel Mechanic for Sternberg International in Evansville, IN. He loved hunting, fishing and BBQing.

Bobby is survived by his wife, Dawn (Jorden) York of Patoka; children, Jason York of Wisconsin, Nicole Rockett (Greg) of Evansville, Amber Burkett (Andy) of Ft. Branch, Jamie Bertram (John) of Darmstadt, Jorden Ott of Patoka and Amyia Wesley of Princeton; grandchildren, Syerra York, Cali York, Ava and Aly Burkett, Nolan and Veda Bertram, Josiah and Jourdyn Jean and Jeremiah Glenn; brothers, Jimmy York (Mary) of Evansville and Brian York of Patoka; and special canine friends, B.B. & K.K.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral service will be held at 10 am on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton, officiated by Elder James Wilkerson. Graveside service will follow at Concord Cemetery in Emma, IL. Visitation will be from 4 until 8 pm on Friday at Colvin Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to The American Kidney Fund. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. You may leave a message of sympathy or light a memorial candle in memory of Bobby at Colvin Funeral Home is honored to serve the York family.

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July 19, 2019

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Colvin Funeral Home
425 North Main Street
Princeton, IN 47670

Funeral Service
July 20, 2019

10:00 AM
Colvin Funeral Home
425 North Main Street
Princeton, IN 47670


American Kidney Fund

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