Myrtle Anna (Carroll) Young, 94, passed away Sunday, July 24, 2011 at the Kathleen Daniel Nursing Home. She was the beloved wife of Robert Young who passed away in 1964. She was born on April 6, 1917 to the late Charles and Minnie Carroll. An Air Raid Warden in WWII, Myrtle was a lifelong Holliston resident and was witness to the many changes and the growth of the town. She was a long time active member of the Holliston VFW auxiliary and attended the Holliston Baptist Church. Myrtle is survived by her sister-in-law, Maryanna Carroll, nephew, Charles (Hank) Carroll, niece Crista Carroll, all of Albuquerque, NM, nieces, Jean Weir of Pownal, Maine, Adele Merritt and Christine Merritt both of Holliston and nephew Arnold Merritt of Islesboro, Maine. Burial will be at Lake Grove Cemetery in Holliston where a small family service is planned. Arrangements are under the care of the Chesmore Funeral Home of Holliston. www.chesmorefuneral home.com
Published by MetroWest Daily News on Jul. 27, 2011.