GEORGE W. YOUNG

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YOUNG--George Warren, 82, died Sunday evening, February 17, 2013 in Lenox, MA. Born in NYC, November 8, 1930, the only son of Theodore J. and Janet Blossom Young, he was a graduate of Salisbury School in Connecticut and Princeton University, where he majored in History and Oriental Languages. Mr. Young was a Veteran of the Korean War and was honorably discharged from the US Army Reserves in 1960 with the rank of First Lieutenant. He built his career at J.P. Morgan starting in 1954 as a security and credit analyst with Morgan's Corporate Research Department. He retired as Vice President and Chairman of the Departmental Credit Committee in 1986. Mr. Young was a Trustee and, at various times, headed the Alumni Association at Salisbury School. He was active in Republican politics and served as President and Treasurer of the Coliseum Republican Club in NYC. Mr. Young was also a Vestryman of Christ and St. Stephen's Church and St. Ignatius Church, both in Manhattan, and a Treasurer of the U.S. Conference of World Council of Churches. Mr. Young supported a wide variety of cultural and charitable causes in NYC where he resided for much of his life. He was predeceased by his sister Jane Noel Lanier and is survived by her children, Ian, Jessica, and Ross Lanier, and his great-niece and nephew, Jorie and Ian C. Lanier. A Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated at Trinity Church in Lenox, MA, Sunday, March 3rd at 2pm. A memorial service will be held on May 25th at 11am at St. Ignatius of Antioch Episcopal Church in New York City. Donations in George's memory may be made to Episcopal Charities of New York or the Diabetes Action Research and Education Foundation.

Published in The New York Times on Feb. 26, 2013
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