Ronald L. Young, Sr.

May 27, 1941 ‒ January 23, 2003

Mt. Gilead, Ohio

Ronald L. Young, Sr., 61, of North Main Street, Mt. Gilead, Ohio died Thursday, January 23, 2003 in Riverside Hospital in Columbus.

He was born in Morrow County, Ohio on May 27, 1941, the son of the late Lloyd and Bessie Moodispaugh Young. He was a U.S. Army veteran. He had worked for North Electric in Galion, Guardian Glass Company in Upper Sandusky, Waico in Cardington, Abraham’s Automotive and Hidden Lakes near Mt. Gilead. Ron enjoyed fishing, woodworking, playing the lottery, and his grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife Peggy E. Hubbard Young, whom he married August 12, 1967; three sons Ron (Tressa) Young and Chris (Carrie) Young all of Mt. Gilead, OH, and Allen (Dorotha) Hubbard of Swords Creek, VA; two daughters Debbie (Scott) Childers of Marion, OH, and Teresa (Antonio) DeLaCruz of Mt. Gilead, OH; eight grandchildren Joshua, Michael, Jeremy, Matthew, Jonathon, Caitlin, Noah, and Anthony; four brothers Lawrence Young of Mt. Gilead, OH, Kenny Young of Fulton, OH, Harold Young Sr. of Ft. Myers, FL, and Richard Clark of Cardington, OH; and a sister Janice High of Fulton.

A sister Catherine Bean also preceded him in death.

Friends may call at the Craven Funeral Home in Mt. Gilead on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Pastor Joe Blevins will conduct funeral services there Saturday at 1 p.m. Burial will be in Fulton Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to Meals on Wheels. Condolences may be expressed to the family at