Gene E. Young|
Gene E. Young, 84, passed away March 13, 2014.
Born in Mogadore, Gene has lived all his life in the area. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korea Conflict. He was a crane operator for Lafurge North America, Inc. Gene was a long time member of Tallmadge United Methodist Church. Gene loved farming and gardening. He will be greatly missed by his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Gladys and Clayton Young; wife, Joanne; sister, Betty Robinson; and brother, Ted Young.
He is survived by his wife, Helen; daughter, Julie (Luq) Yacub of Hartville; sons, Michael (Ann) Neal of Atwater and Tomas (Carol) Neal of Sydney; brother, Doran Young of Mogadore; grandchildren, Tommy, Kathy, Patty, Jesse, Mariam, Isaac, Lexi, Rachel, Bridget, and Ben; eight grandchildren; and special nephew, Greg and his wife Libby Young.
A Memorial Service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, March 22, 2014 at Tallmadge United Methodist Church, 207 N. Munroe Rd., Tallmadge.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Haven of Rest Ministries, P.O. Box 547, Akron, OH 44309.
Published in Akron Beacon Journal on Mar. 16, 2014