Margaret Young

December 12, 1925 ‒ July 10, 2007

Marengo, Ohio

Margaret J. Young, age 81 of Marengo, died Tuesday afternoon July 10, 2007 at her residence.

She was born on December 12, 1925 in Marengo to the late William and Annabell (Randolph) Palmer. She was a member of the Marengo United Methodist Church, had lived in the Marengo area all of her life and was a graduate of Marengo High School in 1943.

Margaret enjoyed bowling, ceramics, crocheting, and reading. She loved people and never met a stranger in her life. She was a great cook and could whip up a meal in a very short time. She and her husband wintered in Ruskin, Florida for 24 years taking advantage of the warmth and avoiding the harsh winters in Ohio.

She is survived by her husband of 64 years: Noel Young and they were married June 10, 1943 in Ashley; daughter: Ginger (Leo) Harding of Westerville; sons: Mike (Sandra) of Belle Valley, Oh., Bill (Debbie) of Marengo, Ron (Joan) of Marengo, Randy (Kris) of Marengo; daughter-in-law: Beverly Young Pottmeyer of Reno, Oh. 16 Grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren. Sister: Betty Jane McMullen of LaGrange, Tx. And sisiter-in-law: Jeanine Palmer of Flower Mound, Tx.

She was preceded in death by son: Wayne; brother: Richard Palmer.

Friends may call Saturday from 5-8 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury where services will be held Sunday 2 p.m. with Pastor Beverly Pottmeyer officiating. Interment will follow in the Marengo Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to: Hospice of Morrow County, P.O. Box 86, Mt. Gilead, Ohio 43338.

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