Martha L. Young

March 16, 2011

FEB. 17, 1930-MARCH 15, 2011

Martha Lou "Terry" Young of 18919 Dover Drive departed from life on Tuesday, March 15.

She was born in Hagerstown on Feb. 17, 1930, the daughter of Mrs. Alma S. Whipp (Wooley).

She was a cum laude graduate of Hagerstown Community College; Shepherd University; and earned a Master of Arts degree at McDaniel College (Western Maryland College).

She taught school in Washington Co. and hosted a World Cultures Social Studies Educational Television Program for the Washington County Board of Education under a Ford Foundation grant.

After her marriage to the late Dr. Richard Young, she managed his office and helped to care for their patients at the doctor's home office in Williamsport.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Robert I. Bruner, and her second husband, Alfred H. Stevens Sr., and her son, Alfred H. Stevens Jr.; her sister, Ersa Mae Geiger, as well as their parents.

She is survived by her daughter, Rebecca S. Hampson Reeves ( Bruner) and husband, Chris "Emry"; grandson, Christopher E. Hampson; niece, Patricia A. Giannakis and husband, Steve, and previous son-in law, John J. Reeves, and wife, Mary "Sammy."

Services will be held on Saturday, March 19, 2011, at 11:30 a.m. at the Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, Md., with the Rev. Gregory Martin officiating.

Interment will be in the Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Humane Society of Washington Co., P.O. Box 367, Maugansville, MD 21767.

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