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Charles D. Young

April 24, 1936 ~ July 18, 2020 (age 84)

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Charles D. Young, 84 the husband of the late Rosemarie Ryan Young, died Saturday, July 18th in Auburn Community Hospital. Born in Auburn, Charles was a resident of Moravia for most of his life. He was a military Veteran, having served with the US Army during Vietnam. Charles was employed in the family dealership at Young's Pontiac in Moravia, and later was an insurance adjuster with The Hartford Insurance. In addition to spending time with his family, Charles enjoyed quilting with Rosemarie, woodworking and was an avid Syracuse University sports fan. 

He is survived by two daughters Renee McDonald and her husband Patrick of Owasco and Charlene Kirkwood and her husband David of New Milford, Connecticut; one sister Barbara Wheat of Fayetteville; 4 grandchildren Stephen, Katelyn and Tyler Kirkwood and Adam McDonald; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his wife Rosemarie, Charles is predeceased by his parents Gordon and Gladys Hotchkiss Young. 

Funeral services will be conducted at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are with White Chapel Funeral Home, 197 South Street, Auburn. 

Contributions may be made in memory of Charles to the Owasco Fire Department, 7174 Owasco Road, Auburn, NY 13021.


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Westminster Presbyterian Church

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