Thomas Robert York

Thomas Robert York, age 70 of Mentor and previously of Painesville, passed away on December 26, 2017 at Lake West Hospital. He was born on November 5, 1947 in Painesville to the late Harry R. and Marjorie E. (Kale) York.


Thomas retired from Sears and the City of Mentor – Mentor Lagoons. In his retirement he enjoyed his family, friends, grandchildren and great grandson. He was particularly fond of spending time in his garden and also with his friends at Lake West Open Gym and Rehab.


He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Harriet Joyce York; daughter, Ann (Dennis) Hatvany, sons; Chris (Chrissy) York and Bob York; grandchildren; Tiffany (Zach) Looney, Christopher (Samantha)York, Nicholas Hatvany; step grandchildren Stacy Hatvany, Dennis Hatvany, Jr., Kristin Hatvany, and Melissa Restaino, great-grandson, Everett Looney; and beloved dog, Woody York


In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his sister, Marlo Pease Bussman


Visitation will be Friday, December 29, 2017 from 10:00AM until the memorial service at 11:00AM at Johnson Funeral Home, 368 Mentor Ave., Painesville, Ohio.


Memorial contributions are suggested to The American Heart Assoc., The Lung Assoc., or to the charity of one's choice for children.