Patricia Ann Tilford Derck

Obituary
  • "Dear Angela and Family, So sorry to hear of your loss."
    - DEBBIE DERCK-MCANNANEY
  • "Sincerest sympathy. May our loving Creator strengthen and..."

YORK - Patricia Ann Tilford Derck, 57, of York, slipped peacefully into eternal rest Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, at York Hospital.

She was born April 8, 1961, in Shamokin, to Ione Hayes and the late Daniel Leroy Derck.

She attended Shamokin Area High School and later relocated to York. In York, she met and later married her husband, Joe Tilford, Sept. 5, 1988.

Aside from her family, some of her joys and loves in life were that of her longtime companionship with her adored pug of the last 17 years, and her enjoyment in bingo and computer card games.

She is survived by her husband, Joe; a daughter, Jessica Zeck, of York; her mother, Ione; stepfather, Papa Fuzz, of New York; her siblings, Angela and Jim Mixell, of Camp Hill, Daniel and Kathy Derck, of Paxinos, John and Pam Derck, of New York, Cindy and Dave Siracusa, of New York, and Diane and the late Carl Ferrovecchio, of New York; and several nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her father, Daniel.

TILFORD DERCK - Patricia Ann Tilford Derck, 57, of York. A memorial service will be held at Irish Valley United Methodist Church, 2026 Irish Valley Road, Paxinos, at 5 p.m. Thursday. Per the family's request, in lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Irish Valley UMC in her memory.


Published in The News Item on Aug. 29, 2018