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Obituaries

Obituaries

Jean Young 1934 - 2005 Fort Collins, Colo.

Services for Jean Young, 71, Fort Collins, Colo., will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.Mrs. Young died Tuesday, July 26, 2005, at Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins.She was born Jan. 7, 1934, in Reno County, the daughter of George and Ruth Elizabeth Coons Williams. She moved to Lawrence in 1946 and attended high school in Lawrence. She moved to Fort Collins in April 2005.Mrs. Young worked as a meat cutter for Kroger's for 20 years. She worked for Kansas University Concessions at the snack bar in the Visual Arts Building and retired in 2004.She married Jasper "Red" Eugene Young on March 25, 1951, in Lawrence. He died Feb. 18, 1994.A son, Douglas Eugene Young, died in May 2004, and a daughter, Vickie Jean Young, died in February 1957.Survivors include a son, Dennis Rick Young, Fort Collins; a daughter, Debra Elizabeth Bray, Loveland, Colo.; a brother, Jay Williams, Topeka; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the mortuary.The family suggests memorials to the KU Athletic Fund, American Lung Assn., or American Cancer Society, sent in care of the mortuary.E-mail condolences may be sent to <a href="mailto:info@warrenmcelwain.com">info@warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Young.