Young, William J., III
Canandaigua: 1935 - 2016. Penn Quaker football star, Marine officer, world renowned salmon angler, fine artist and avid photographer, oenophile and gourmet chef, founder of Young Ideas advertising agency, creative talent behind the Harvey Wallbanger phenomenon, ornithologist, gardener, magician, cruciverbalist, world class ballbuster and best of all, incredible father, grandfather, husband, and friend.
Bill is predeceased by his first wife, Rev. Dr. Barbara Jones-Hagedorn, and survived by his loving wife, Dr. Wende Logan Young; his children Karin Young (Jim) Shiel, Betsy (Jim) Palmieri, Will (Jennifer) Young, and Oliver Young as well as grandchildren Annie, James MacKenzie, and Willa Shiel; Will and Cameron Palmieri; Henri, Regan, and Liam Young; and Alliya Joy Young.
Services in celebration of Bill's life will be held for family and friends on Saturday, Nov. 26 in Canandaigua, NY. Please visit www.RememberingYoungie.org
for more information about Bill and services. Donations can be made in Bill's name to Atlantic Salmon Federation
Published by Rochester Democrat And Chronicle on Oct. 23, 2016.