Mr. Richard Dean “Red” York, age 60 of Brodhead, passed away Friday, August 2, 2019 at his residence.
He was born on July 17, 1959 in Mt. Vernon, Ky., a son of the late John Holly and Nanny Elizabeth Day York. He had been a self employed Roofer. He found enjoyment in reading and fishing.
Those left to celebrate his life are his children: Michael York (Brandie) Day of Livingston, Ky; and Lindsay York of Lexington, Ky. His grandchildren: Kirsten, Haley, Breylan and Eli. Brothers: David York of Brodhead, Ky; Bill York of Brodhead, Ky; and Terry York of Brodhead, Ky. Sister: Darlene Coffey (John) of Brodhead, Ky. As well as a host of aunts/uncles, nieces/nephews, friends and neighbors.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Crystal Brown York; his brothers: Timmy, Johnny “Fuzz” Dwaine and Infant Elmer York.
At “Reds” request cremation rites have been honored. A memorial service will be held Thursday, August 8, at 6pm, at Piney Grove Cemetery Chapel, with Gary Parker officiating.
If you would like to help the family with arrangement costs, containers are located at Dairy Delight in Brodhead and City Hall in Livingston. All donations are appreciated.
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