Dorothea J. Young

Dorothea J. Young

CHILLICOTHE: Dorothea J. Young, 74, of Chillicothe, died 3:50 p.m. Tuesday, July 9, 2013, in Adena Regional Medical Center, Waverly, following an extended illness.

She was born to the late Donald and Edith Brown Mack. On July 9, 1954, she married Kenneth Young, who survives.

Also surviving are children, Brenda (Melvin) Pritchard, of Chillicothe, Tina Young, of Columbus, David Young and Kenneth K. Young, both of Chillicothe, Jeffrey A. Young, of Circleville, Steven J. Young, of Chillicothe, Yvette Young and fiance Terry Tanner, of Galena, OH, Tanya Rosales and fiance Kenny Glover, of Columbus, Kendra (Larry Fox) Young, of Chillicothe, Eric (Jennifer) Young, of Mt. Sterling and Danielle (Anthony) Carango, of Chillicothe; 37 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; sisters, Barbara (Louis) Cox, of Columbus and Maxine Moore, of Chillicothe; a brother, David R. Mack (Roger Hartranft), of Chillicothe; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a brother, Donald Mack and sisters, Patty Bayless, Betty Wimbley and Audrey Johnson.

Dorothea was a member of the former Ebenezer Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Monday, July 15, 2013 in the WARE FUNERAL HOME with Rev. Melvin Maughmer officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery. Friends may call at Ware's from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday.

You may sign her online register at www.warefh.com

Funeral Home

Ware Funeral Home
121 West Second Street Chillicothe, OH 45601
(740) 773-2134

Published in the Chillicothe Gazette on July 11, 2013