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William Yorko

William Paul Yorko, 88, of Mt. Holly Springs, PA, passed away on Friday, August 14, 2020 at his residence. He was born May 7, 1932 in Sykesville, PA to the late Michael and Mary (Hudak) Yorko.

William was self-employed as an insurance salesman in the Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey area and a U. S. Army Reserves Veteran. An avid baseball fan, he especially loved the Pittsburgh Pirates. William also enjoyed hiking, festivals and street fairs and foods of all ethnicities.

Surviving is his loving wife of 53 years, Jeanette (Beach) Yorko, and numerous nieces and nephews. William was preceded in death by his 10 siblings.

A graveside service will be held Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at 10:00 AM in the Mt. Holly Springs Cemetery, 2 Watts St., Mt. Holly Springs, PA 17065. Military honors will be provided by the Cumberland County Honor Guard. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to a charity of one’s choice. Arrangements are being handled by the Hollinger Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., Mt. Holly Springs, PA. Visit www.HollingerFuneralHome.com for condolences to the family.

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We were very sorry to hear of Bill's passing. Bill and Jeanette were great neighbors to us when we lived in the Village of Westover, always quick with a smile, helpful, and considerate. Bill will be fondly remembered for his sense of humor. Sending hugs to you, Jeanette!

Greg and Judi Gaudio Aug 17 2020 12:00 AM