John Howard Young, 81, of Glendale, passed away Monday, May 12, 2014, at Helmwood Health Care in Elizabethtown.
He was a truck driver for Coca Cola for 30 years and a farmer. He was a Korean War
veteran and a member of St. Ignatius Catholic Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Artelia Raymer Young; a sister, Norene Gipson; and a brother, Hayward Young.
He is survived by his wife, Ruth Young of Glendale; a son, Jeff (Sheila) Young of Mount Washington; two sisters, Lorene Edgar of Elizabethtown and Jeraldean Howard of Vine Grove; three grandchildren, Alex Young, Evan Young and Luke Young.
The funeral is at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 14, at Manakee Funeral Home in Sonora with the Revs. Nick Brown and Bruce Underhill officiating. Burial follows in White Mills Community Cemetery.
Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and continues from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.