Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
March 1, 2013 11:03 am EST


MARENGO — Marjorie L. Young, 91, of Marengo, died Thursday morning, Feb. 28, 2013, at Bennington Glenn in Marengo.

She was born Sept. 14. 1921, in Sparta to the late Earl and Iva (Corwin) James. She was a graduate of Sparta High School Class of 1939 and a homemaker. Marjorie was always there for her family when they needed her. She was a good listener and enjoyed reading. Marjorie loved to have her family all together at the house and enjoyed shopping, her trip to Hawaii and taking the kids when they were young to the air show in Columbus.

She is survived by her daughter, Connie (Don) McNamee of Mount Gilead; sons, Jack (Tina) of Apple Valley, Dan (Pam) of Marengo, Larry (Terri) of Marengo, Rick of Marengo; 13 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and one the way; brother, Loren James of Tenn.

Preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Leon Robert Young; brother, Wilbur; half sister, Mildred McCormick.

Friends may call Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Ohio 3 at Ohio 61, Sunbury, where services will be held Monday at 11 a.m., with Pastor William Fennell officiating. Interment will follow in the Marengo Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Odyssey Hospice, 540 Officecenter Place, Suite 100, Gahanna, OH 43230-5317.

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