|Death: ||Jan. 22, 2005|
Daily Local News
Tuesday, January 25, 2005
Wilmer ‘Pete' M. Young Jr. of Downingtown
Wilmer "Pete" M. Young Jr., 78, of Downingtown, died on Saturday, Jan. 22, 2005, at the Brandywine Hospital.
He was born in East Brandywine and was the son of he the late Wilmer M. Young Sr. and Martha Aaron Young. He is the husband of Doris Louise Hoffman Young, with whom he shared 50 years of marriage on Dec. 25, 2004.
He served in the U. S. Army during World War II and was employed by Sun Pipe Line for 37 years, having retired in 1984.
He was a loving husband and father and was a sportsman and enjoyed spending time in the mountains.
He is a member of Hopewell Methodist Church, Downingtown, and since 1974 has been a member of Howell Lodge #405 F. & A. M., Honey Brook, the Brandywine Shrine Club and the Rajah Temple.
In addition to his loving wife, he is survived by a son, Michael L. Young of Downingtown; a daughter, Debra L. Young Forrester, wife of Kenneth A. Forrester Sr. of Ephrata; two grandchildren, Heather Simmers of Denver, and Kenneth A. Forrester Jr. of Ephrata; a great-granddaughter, Elizabeth Lynn Simmers of Denver; and four brothers, Robert Young of Jacksonville, N.C., Joseph Young of Payson, Ariz., Albert Young and Gilbert Young both of Missouri.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday, Jan. 27, in the Labs Funeral Home Inc., 141 Pequea Ave., Honey Brook, at 11:15 a.m.
Friends may call at the Labs Funeral Home on Thursday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., with Howell Lodge #405 F. & A. M. conducting services at 11 a.m.
Interment will be in the Hopewell Methodist Cemetery.
Doris L Hoffman Young (1932 - 2011)*
Hopewell United Methodist Church Cemetery
Created by: Dan Oh
Record added: Jan 12, 2010
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