Velma Rosalie (Smith) Young, 83

October 13, 2009

MARCH 4, 1926-OCT. 12, 2009

BOONSBORO - Velma Rosalie (Smith) Young, 83, of 6509 Gilardi Road, Boonsboro, Md., passed away on Monday, Oct. 12, 2009, at Washington County Hospital.

Born on March 4, 1926, in Rohrersville, Md., she was the daughter of the late Carley and Erma (Nicodemus) Smith.

Mrs. Young was a retired employee of Boonsboro High School, were she worked for over 30 years in the cafeteria. She was a member of Boonsboro Bible Church.

She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Dean R. Young; two daughters, Gloria and her husband Gilbert Green, and Deanna and her husband Charles Sigler, all of Boonsboro; one granddaughter, Heather and her husband Tim Martz; one grandson, Charles Sigler Jr.; three great-grandsons, Dylan and Dalton Martz, and Alex Sigler; and one great-grandaughter, Katlin Sigler.


Mrs. Young was preceded in death by her two brothers, Gerald and Carlton Smith.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2009, at Bast-Stauffer Funeral Home, 7606 Old National Pike, Boonsboro. The Rev. Robert D. Welty will officiate. Interment will follow in the Boonsboro Cemetery.

Friends may visit at the funeral home beginning at noon on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2009, where the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m.

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