Lucy G. Young, 80

October 16, 2009

DEC. 3, 1928-OCT. 14, 2009

CHEWSVILLE - Lucy G. Young, 80, of Little Antietam Road, Chewsville, Md., passed away Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2009, at Washington County Hospital in Hagerstown, Md.

Born Dec. 3, 1928, in Waynesboro, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Paul B. and Harriet (Riddlemoser) Shank.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William T. "Buck" Young Jr., March 1, 1994.

She was a graduate of Smithsburg High School.

She was a homemaker.

She attended Bethel United Methodist Church, Chewsville.

She was employed by Leiters Brothers of Hagerstown, Regency Thermographers of Waynesboro, Washington County Board of Education as a lunch aide, sales lady for Avon and Cort Cosmetics, volunteered at the election board and was regional coordinator for the Mothers March of Dimes.


She is survived by daughter, Bonnie J. Berger and husband, Scott, of Williamsport; son, Michael S. Young and wife, Marlene, of Smithsburg; brother, William G. Shank of Hagerstown; grandchildren, Carlee V. Harbaugh, Tyler D. Harbaugh, Steven W. Young, Jennifer S. Ritter and husband, Derek, and Cade C. Berger; great-grandson, Kaleb P. Ritter; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by sister, Virginia L. Shank.

Services will be held Monday, Oct. 19, 2009, at 2 p.m. at J.L. Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg, Md., with the Rev. Thomas E. Young Jr. officiating. Burial will be in Smithsburg Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made in memory of Lucy to the March of Dimes, 175 W. Ostend St., Suite C, Baltimore, MD 21230.

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