Carrie Lynn Young, 50, of Beverly Hills, Fla., died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, under the loving care of her family and Hospice of Citrus County. Carrie was born March 17, 1962, in Adams, Mass., the daughter of Ronald and Karen Gladu. She was Catholic. Carrie was a vivacious, fun-loving spirit. She was employed in the food service industry in various capacities her entire working years. She had a deep love of horses and was an accomplished equestrian. She moved to Beverly Hills in 2003 from Centerville, Ohio.
Carrie was preceded in death by her father, Ronald Gladu. Survivors include her mother, Karen, and stepfather David Zimmerman of Hernando, Fla.; daughters Tanya Boczon of Ohio and Katie Young of South Carolina; son Drew Boczon of New York; sisters Brenda and her husband, Bill Newton, of Massachusetts and Kim and her husband, Doug Quill, of Massachusetts; granddaughter Kelsey of Ohio; and many beloved aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews, cousins and friends; especially her faithful friends Karen of Massachusetts and Ray of Hernando, Fla.
A memorial service for Carrie will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, at Heinz Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until the hour of services. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Breast Cancer
Research or Hospice of Citrus County. Heinz Funeral Home & Cremation, Inverness, Fla.