May 17, 1949 - Nov 9, 2012 OKLAHOMA CITY Kyle Edward York, age 63, of OKC, OK, passed away November 9, 2012. He was born May 17, 1949, in OKC, OK, to Haskell and Ruth York. Kyle married Cheryl Kay Byrd on August 7, 1999, in Eureka Springs, AR. He was very social and enjoyed visiting with his friends at Sooner Coral and LJ's Bar & Grill. Kyle loved the outdoors and going boating. His chocolate lab, "Molly," was like a daughter to him. Kyle is survived by his wife of 14 years, Cheryl York; five sons, Tory York, Jeremy York, Nathan Byrd, Shawn Kruzan and Brian Kruzan; one daughter, Tonya York; 14 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; mother, Ruth York; brother, Leland York & wife Mary; and sister, Melody Hogaboom & husband Jan. He was preceded in death by his father, Haskell; and mother-in-law, Shirley Bailey. Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, November 13, 2012, at the John M. Ireland Funeral Home, Moore, OK. Services are under the direction of the John M. Ireland Funeral Home, Moore, OK.

Published in The Oklahoman on Nov. 11, 2012