James Barkley York

James Barkley York

Bakersfield, CA

James B. York was called home to our Lord and Savoir December 28, 2013 in Bakersfield, CA. He was born March 28, 1929 in West Des Moines, Iowa to Berl and Dora York. Jim married Marjory Harrison, March 26, 1949. Jim and Marge moved to Bakersfield, California in 1954.

He was proceeded in death by his parents, Berl and Dora, brothers Don, Bob, John and son Kenton B. York.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Morjory York, sisters Ann (Bill)Cramer, IA, Irene (Allen) Bergland, CA and Betty (Bob) Oswalt, CA., Brother Dick York, CO. Sons Steve (Donna) York, Bill York, daughter Sandy Meeks, 10 grand kids, 20 great grand kids, 17 nieces and nephews.

A memorial service was held January 7th in Bakersfield, CA

Published in Des Moines Register on Jan. 15, 2014