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Robert Ernest “Bob” Young

Death 1 Nov 2012 (aged 87)
Burial Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 100017034 · View Source
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1924 - 2012

Robert Ernest 'Bob' Young, 87, of Westwood, Ky., husband of Helen Jane Fraley Young, died peacefully Thursday afternoon, November 1, 2012, at Port Charlotte, Florida, where he and Helen had recently relocated.

Bob was born November 16, 1924, at Ashland, Ky., a son of the late Ernest and Reka Sagraves Young.

He was a retired Electronic Instrument repairman with AK Steel Corporation, a long time member of the Fairview Baptist Church, and a decorated WWII U.S. Army veteran. He was a member of the Fred Gross Lodge #953 F&AM and an Indra Consistory, Valley of Covington, Scottish Rite Mason.

Bob was preceded in death, in addition to his parents, by two brothers, William and Jack Young, and a sister, Frances M. Crum.

Surviving in addition to his loving wife of 65 years include two sons, Danny Young of Westwood, Ky., and Darrell Young, and wife Mary, of Port Charlotte, FL., a sister, Betty Duncan Goltz of El Cajon, CA., and six grandchildren, Austin, Eric, Nikki, Carey, Sarah, and Nicholas.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, November 6, 2012, at Fairview Baptist Church, by Pastor Mike Rice. Interment, with military honors presented by Ironton VFW Post 8850, will be in the Rose Hill Burial Park.

Visitation will be from 6 t0 8 p.m. Monday, at Preston Family Funeral Home. with Scottish Rite Services at 7:30 P.M. followed by Masonic Services by the Officers and Brothers of Fred Gross Lodge.

Preston Famiy Funeral Home in Ashland is in charge of arrangements, which are pending.

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