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YORK Eva R. (Zinn) Ort, 77, passed away on August 19, 2013, at 2:38 p.m. at Pleasant Acres Nursing Home. She was the loving wife of Harold E. Ort; together they shared over 59 years of marriage. Eva was born in York, on October 5, 1935, the daughter of the late Samuel Zinn and the late Minerva (Myers) Zinn. She worked at York Hospital for over 22 years as a dorm mother for the nursing students and most recently as a coordinator in the patient transport department. She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Spring Grove, and the Red hat Society in York. She loved camping and traveling with her husband and cherished the time spent with her family. In addition to her husband Harold, she is survived by her son, Terry Ort of Thomasville; her daughters, Sally Miller and husband Steve of Spring Grove, Patsy Harner and husband Scott of Sheridan, Mont., Sandy Grimes and husband Jim of Spring Grove and Betsy Holtzman and husband Abner of West York; 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her brothers, John, Earl, Charles and Sterling Zinn; her sisters, Delores Witman and Pauline Sauter; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sisters, Ethel Hoover and Mary Freed. A funeral service in celebration of her life will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m. at Christ American Baptist Church, 730 Menges Mills Rd., Spring Grove with the Rev. Todd Witmer officiating. Interment will be held privately by the family. A viewing will be held on Saturday from 9 to 10 a.m. at the church. Family services are under the direction of Irwin-Beck Funeral Home & Cremation Service PC, of Spring Grove. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Alzheimer's and related Disease Assoc., 3544 Progress Ave., Suite 205 Harrisburg PA 17110. Condolences may be shared at
Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Aug. 21, 2013
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