Leola E. York, 71, of Evansville, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2009, at HealthsouthRehabilitationHospital.
She owned and operated the Sugar Shack Bakery and Donut Shop in Evansville. Leola made award winning barbeque sauce, was fun
loving and never met a stranger. She loved horse racing.
Survivors include her husband of 55 years, James W. York, Sr.; sons, James W.
York, Jr., and wife Mary, of Evansville, Robert W. York and wife Dawn, of Patoka, Brian S.
York, of Evansville; sister, Jenny M. Lay, of Evansville; grandchildren, Jason W., James S., Pat, Mike, Tony,
Amanda; eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be at Friday,
Aug. 14, 2009atZiemer Funeral Home Central
First Ave., Evansville, with the Rev. Maurice Melton officiating. Burial
will be at in ConcordCemetery, Emma, Ill.
Visitation will be Thursday, Aug. 13, 2009, from at the funeral home.