James B. YoungApril 11,2013
James P. YoungJames P. Young
WHITEHALL, N.Y. — James Patrick Young, 65, died Monday, April 8, 2013, at his home.
He was born Oct. 15, 1947, in Granville, N.Y., the son of Joseph and Rosemary (Constant) Young.
He graduated from Whitehall High School.
He worked for the Delaware and Hudson Railroad in various locations, and retired after 30 years of service. He also bartended for many years in West Rutland, Vt.
He enjoyed gardening and humorous limericks.
Survivors include his wife, Maureen (Lynch) Young of Whitehall, whom he married on May 24, 1975; a daughter, Caitlin of Bohemia, N.Y.; a son, Jordan of Orlando, Fla.; a granddaughter; his siblings, Connie Crosier of Whitehall, Gail Camfield of Glens Falls, and Timothy Young of Mohrsville, Pa.; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brothers, Sam Young and Michael Young.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday, April 12, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Hope Roman Catholic Church, Skene Street, Whitehall, N.Y., with the Rev. Rendell Torres, pastor, officiating. A reception will follow at the family home on Carvers Falls Lane.
There will be no calling hours.
Interment will be at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Our Lady of Hope Roman Catholic Church Memorial Fund, 9 Wheeler Ave., Whitehall, NY 12887; or High Peaks Hospice, P.O. Box 192, Fort Henry, NY 12974.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Jillson Funeral Home Inc., 46 Williams St., Whitehall, N.Y. 12887.
- Most Popular
- Most Emailed
- RICHARD'S POOR ALMANACK: On this day 1739, 'Richard Palmer' identified in prison at York Castle as the notorious outlaw DICK TURPIN; IN 1836, Battle of the Alamo begins near San Antonio de Bexar, Texas; 1896, the Tootsie Roll invented by LEO HIRSCHFELD.
- RICHARD'S POOR ALMANACK: On this day in 1472, Orkney, Shetland islands put up as collateral by Norway to Scotland in lieu of dowry for MARGARET OF DENMARK on her marriage with JAMES III, king of Scotland; 1962, JOHN GLENN first American to orbit Earth.
- TOMORROW'S HEADLINES TODAY: City mayoral candidates debate campaign issues; Hartford, Conn., woman still missing; Neal Goswami reports attempts to legislate suicide; local woman loses 100 pounds through TOPS program.
- RICHARD'S POOR ALMANACK: On this day in 1878, JOHN TUNSTALL murdered near Lincoln, New Mexico, by the outlaw JESSE EVANS; in 1930, ELM FARM OLLIE first cow to fly in aircraft, first to be milked airborne; 1955, nuke test WASP; '79, snow in Sahara.
- TOMORROW'S HEADLINES TODAY: Rutland Herald News Editor Alan J. Keays and staff writer Gordon Dritschilo discuss stories planned for the February 18, 2015, edition of the newspaper: Winter budgets maxed, legal marijuana, Springfield bank job, USPS slowdown
- RICHARD'S POOR ALMANACK: On this day in 1249 AD, ANDRE of LONGJUMEAU is dispatched by LOUIS IX of France to meet the KHAGAN, ruler of the Mongol Empire; in 1804, during 1st Barbary War, STEPHEN DECATUR scuttles the pirate-held USS Philadelphia in Tripoli.