Burndetta June York
Detta passed on November 28, 2008 at the age of 81, and was born in North Little Rock, Arkansas on February 17, 1927. She will be reunited with her son Johnnie Leo York, Jr. and her grandson Neil John Mazza, Jr. Detta was preceded in death by two brothers and five sisters. She is survived by her loving husband of 63 years, Johnnie York, whom she married on June 27, 1944 and her three children Dottie Mazza (Nick), Tom York (Colleen), and Donald York. Detta was blessed with seven grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren who called her “MeMa”.
Since 1978 she has been a member of Olympic View Baptist Church. Her family wishes to thank the congregation for all the prayer and kindness during the course of the years.
Mom is at home with the Savior she faithfully served for 81 years. Her family was the joy of her life.
Viewing will be held from 12:00-9:00 PM on Friday, December 5, 2008 at Mountain View Funeral Home. Services will be held at 12:00 PM, Saturday, December 6, 2008 at Olympic View Baptist Church, 4707 Elwood Drive West, University Place, Washington. Graveside services will be held at 2:30 PM following the funeral service at Mountain View Memorial Park, 4100 Steilacoom Blvd. SW, Lakewood, WA.
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