Lawrence R. Young, 72

DEC. 12, 1939-NOV. 1, 2012

November 01, 2012

Lawrence Reid Young, 72, of Hagerstown, Md., died Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, at his home.

Born Dec. 12, 1939, in Kansas City, Kan., he was the son of the late William Roell and Rosamund Ila Loree Fowler Young.

He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. He continued serving his country as an employee of the Drug Enforcement Agency. Following that, he was a purchasing agent for a lighting manufacturer in Houston, Texas.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara H. Young; two daughters, Chris Riley of Preston, Md., and Leigh Riley of Milwaukee, Wis.; two sons, Vincent Young and Brett Young, both of Houston; and one granddaughter, Becky Friend.

Services and burial will be at the convenience of the family.

Memorial donations may be made to Humane Society of Washington County, 13011 Maugansville Road, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Arrangements are by Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown.

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