MARION: George Lawrence Young, age 90 of Marion, Ohio died on Saturday, June 23, 2012 at Kingston Residence.
He was born September 13, 1921 in Marion, Ohio to the late Merle W. and Della R. (Otto) Young.
On September 8, 1949 he married the former Patricia Sanders in Richwood, OH and she died May 31, 2005.
He had worked for the Erie-Lackawanna Railroad as a brakeman and later as a conductor for passenger trains out of the Marion (Ohio) Railroad Depot.
He had worked for Landmark and Ohigro in Waldo, Ohio.
He was also preceded in death by sisters; Nellie Twombly of Cupertino California, Ruth Wood of Wilmore, KY, Velma Pierce of Columbus; and brother, John O. Young of Marion, OHIO.
He is survived by three daughters, Victoria A. (Jasper N.) Burt, Marion, Georgia S. (Mark R.) Woodworth, Pueblo West, CO, Teresa L. (Charles T.) Vail, Pueblo West, CO; grandchildren, Toby M. (Lisa) Hensel, Kenton, Alissa D. (Nick) Martin, Columbus, Ben Woodworth, Pueblo West, CO, Natalie S. Woodworth, Pueblo West, CO, Jillian Lozanoff, Wasilla, Alaska, Paul Lozanoff, Pueblo West, CO, Braxton C. Vail, Pueblo West, CO; great-grandchildren, Jaden & Addison Hensel, Kenton; a sister, Mary Fennell, Marion, Ohio and nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Monday, July 16, 2012 at 11:00 AM at the First Church of the Nazarene, 233 W. Church Street, Marion.
Burial will follow in Pleasant Cemetery.
Friends may call on Sunday, July 15 from 2 to 5 PM at the Stofcheck-Ballinger Funeral Home in Richwood.
Memorial gifts may be made to:
Marion Union Station
532 W. Center Street
Marion, Ohio 43302https://www.facebook.com/MarionUnionStationAssociation
Condolences and remembrances may be expressed at www.stofcheck-ballinger.com