Young, 84, of 101 North Ardmoor Avenue Danville PA died Thursday afternoon
June 29, 2006 at her residence. She was born December 25, 1921 in Berwick
PA the daughter of the late Sidney and Frances Clewell Cortright.
to Danville PA in 1928 and graduated from Danville High School in 1940.
Mrs. Young was employed as a secretary by Kennedy Van Saun Danville PA in
the Purchasing Department. She was also employed as a receptionist by
Geisinger Medical Center and was last employed by the Montour County
Commissioners as an assistant to the Chief Clerk from where she retired.
earlier years, she enjoyed horseback riding, flying, fishing, hiking and oil
survived by her husband of 60 years, Nelson D. Young whom she married
October 6, 1945 and one son Jeffery D. Young of Danville PA and one daughter
Leslie F. Sweeney of Bellefonte PA. Also surviving is one grandson Trevor
Young of Jerseytown PA. She is also survived by a twin sister Naomi Fleming
of Catawissa PA. She was preceded in death by one brother Ray Cortright and
four sisters; Dorothy Cortright, Margaret Benedict, Edna Pollack and Arlene
Funeral services will be held Monday, July 3, 2006 at 11:00 AM from the
Visneski Funeral Home, Inc with the Reverend Rayvon Hilliard officiating.
Burial will follow in Odd Fellows Cemetery Danville PA. Friends will be
received from 10:00 AM until the time of service. Memorial contributions
may be made to the charity of the donorís choice.