ASHLAND – Elwood J. York, 77, died March 22, 2004, at a Maine Veterans Home in Caribou. He was born Dec. 23, 1926, in Troy, the son of John Wesley and Leona Belle (Bouley) York. He was a Navy veteran of World War II, and a former member of the LeBlanc-Junkins VFW Post 9699 of Ashland. He was predeceased by his wife, Bertha (Michaud) York, in 1999; and by several brothers and sisters. There will be no services. Spring interment will be in the St. Mark Cemetery, Sheridan. A service of Stimson-Ouellette Funeral Home, Ashland.