Carol E. York, 76, of Decatur, died Friday, February 24, 2017 in St. John’s Hospital, Springfield, Il.\nCarol’s has requested that private family services will be held at a later date in Helena Montana. There will be no visitation. Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Services is in charge of the arrangements.\nCarol was born in December of 1940 in Decatur. She was the daughter of Malcolm Graham and Hannah Magdalia McDonald, Sr. She was a homemaker. Carol was a member of the Oakley Brick Church of the Brethren. Carol married Sam York in March of 1958 in Taylorville, and he survives.\nCarol is survived by her husband Sam of Decatur; son Curt York of Helena, Montana; daughter Shelley Phelps and husband Curt of Boulder, Montana; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.\nCarol was preceded in death by her parents, son Danny York and brother Malcolm G. McDonald, Jr.