Patti York Obituary

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Patti Marie York

March 17, 1957 - August 18, 2014
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Patti Marie (Walker) York of Boulder, Colorado left this earth to reside in the kingdom of our Lord on August 18th, 2014. She was 57 years of age and passed away due to complications following a heart transplant. She was born on March 17th (St. Patrick's Day) 1957 in Warren, Ohio to Donald (deceased) and Martha Walker. She grew up in Champion, Ohio and upon graduating from Champion High School attended Kent State University where she received a degree in nursing. She worked at St. Josephs Hospital in Warren until moving to Colorado in 1986 and began a career at the University of Colorado Hospital in Denver. Before leaving the...
Patti Marie (Walker) York of Boulder, Colorado left this earth to reside in the kingdom of our Lord on August 18th, 2014. She was 57 years of age and passed away due to complications following a heart transplant.

She was born on March 17th (St. Patrick's Day) 1957 in Warren, Ohio to Donald (deceased) and Martha Walker. She grew up in Champion, Ohio and upon graduating from Champion High School attended Kent State University where she received a degree in nursing. She worked at St. Josephs Hospital in Warren until moving to Colorado in 1986 and began a career at the University of Colorado Hospital in Denver. Before leaving the hospital in 1998 she returned to Regis University and attained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She continued her nursing career in the field of disease management most recently for Alere Medical.

On October 14th, 2000 she was married to Gary York, also formerly of Warren, Ohio. The marriage took place in the manor lodge at Punderson State Park in Newbury, Ohio.

Patti was a past member of the Warren Junior Military Band where she developed a great enthusiasm for drum and bugle corps. She also enjoyed flowers, cooking, baking, arts and crafts, wildlife viewing and hiking on trails in the mountain community where she lived.

Patti is survived by her loving husband Gary of Boulder, Colorado, her mother Martha Walker and sister Cathy Giammarco, both of Champion, Ohio, a brother Donald of Arvada, Colorado and a brother Dick of Warren, Ohio. She is also survived by two nieces, Leeann Cupp of Champion, Monica Walker of Warren and a nephew, D.J. Giammarco of Champion.

Viewing will be held at Crist Mortuary in Boulder, Colorado on Thursday, August 21, 2014 from 4-8pm. Services in Warren, Ohio will take place at a later date. Please visit www.cristmortuary to leave condolences.

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