Robert W. Young

April 09, 1931 ‒ March 16, 2009

Fredericktown, Ohio

Robert W. Young, age 77, of Fredericktown, Ohio passed away on Monday morning, March 16, 2009 at MedCentral in Mansfield, Ohio. He was born on April 9, 1931 in Baltimore, Ohio, a son of the late Thomas and Bessie (Redman) Young.

Robert retired from the former Chattanooga Glass Company in Mount Vernon with 37 years of service. He was a Marine Veteran of the Korean Conflict having earned the rank of Staff Sergeant. Robert attended the Jehovah Witness Church in Mount Vernon. He enjoyed riding horses and motorcycles. He also loved to go different places in the county and spending time with family and friends.

Bob is survived by his loving wife, Nancy L. (Stout) Young; sons, Steve (Debbie) Young of Marino Valley, California and Jeff (fiancé, Julie and her daughters, Sarah and Allissa Deakins) Young of Mount Vernon; grandsons, Jason, Jared, Joshua, and Brennen Young; six great grandchildren; a brother, Leroy (Sue) Sprague of Newark; and sisters, Delores (Ed) Heagren of Mount Vernon and Vonie (John) Clemmings of Hanover.

In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death by a sister, Lillian Howell.

The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 18, 2009 at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 West High St., Mount Vernon, where funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 19, 2009 with Charles Blubaugh officiating. Burial will follow in the Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

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The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Mr. Robert W. Young.