Sylvia Woods

 

 

Age: 86

 

Summary: founder of the famed Harlem soul food eatery Sylvia's Restaurant that is a must-stop for locals, tourists, and politicians.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from Alzheimer's disease

 

Born: February 2, 1926

 

Died: July 19, 2012

 

Location: Mount Vernon, New York