Janet Griffin Young MONROE - Janet Griffin Young, 92, passed away Sunday, May 25, 2014. Janet was born on Oct. 9, 1921, to the late Thomas William and Kathleen Bell Griffin. She was a graduate of UNC-Greensboro, she taught Home Economics in Indian Trail and retired as a Dietician at Union Memorial Hospital. Janet was an active member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church, and was also a member of the Eastern Star. In addition to her parents Mrs. Young was preceded in death by her loving husband George C. Young. Jr. Janet is survived by her sister, Jerry Mills of Statesville; children, George C. Young III, of Ooltewah, Tenn., Cindy Cox (Dale), of Hillsville, Va., Susan Steele (Eddie), of Easley, S.C., Betty Ann Thompson (Tom), of Unionville, and Bill Young, of Monroe. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Seth and Morgan Young, Elizabeth Scarborough, Simon and Ethan Thompson, and Emily Young; and great-grandchildren, Mason and Hannah Young, and Finn Patrick Whalen. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at St. Luke's Lutheran Church, burial will follow the service at Lakeland Memorial Park. The family will receive friends and relatives from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., Monday, May 26, 2014, at Gordon Funeral Service, 1904 Lancaster Ave., Monroe, NC, 28112. Memorials may be made to St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 909 Circle Dr., Monroe, NC 28112, or to Hospice of Union County at 700 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Monroe, NC, 28110. Gordon Funeral Service & Crematory is caring for the Young family. Online condolences may be made at www.gordonfuneralservice.com.
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1904 Lancaster Avenue Monroe, NC 28112
Published in Charlotte Observer on May 26, 2014