John Michael York

1950 - 2018


John Michael York, 68 yrs, of Petersburg, MI, died Thursday, April 12, 2018, in his residence under the care of Heartland Hospice. Cremation has occurred; there will be no visitation or services.


Born February 24, 1950, in Marshall, Iowa. John was the son of Alvin and Arlene (Martens) York. He graduated from St. John's High School. He was an adman for IMRF , North Shore Water District, retiring in September 2013. He previously worked for Waukegun Bank. He served with the US Navy during Vietnam. He loved to read, cars and his toy train.


Survivors include: a step-son, Erik Jinks; a sister, Cindy (Larry) Eichler; a niece, Stephanie Rubley and a nephew Jason Eichler. He was preceded in death by his parents, and a sister, Mary York.


Memorial contributions for Mr. York can be made to: Vista Hospice or Heartland Hospice.