Obituary of Roy Young
Roy Donald Young, 84, of Millsboro, DE, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at Anchorage Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Salisbury. Born on April 11, 1933 in Bronx, NY, he was the son of the late Charles Young and Gloria Davis Young.
Mr. Young was a devoted and loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He worked many years as a truck driver and later a truck mechanic. He was passionate in helping others through the AA program by speaking at meetings and providing transportation to Baltimore. He enjoyed his volunteer work at the Second Wind Home in Salisbury.
Roy is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Norma Lee Boston Young; three daughters, Peggy Ann Elliott of CO, Sharon Lee Smith and her husband Jeff of CO and Susan Kay Ayers of Millsboro, DE; six grandchildren, Jennifer Elliott, Kimberly Bellan, Jason Elliott, Justin Smith, TJ Quay and Amanda Quay; seven great-grandchildren, Dylan, Makayla, Evelyn, Madeleine, Aiden, Mckenna and Bentley; a sister Carol Seeback of Georgetown, DE
In addition to his parents, Roy is preceded in death by four sons, Richard Donald Young, Michael Young, John Andrew Young and James Albert Young and one brother, Tommy Young.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 2:00 pm at Holloway Funeral Home, Salisbury. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Rev. Michael Phillips will officiate. Burial will be in Mardela Memorial Cemetery in Mardela Springs.
Memorial donations may be made in Roy’s honor to the Second Wind, Inc., 309 Newton StreetSalisbury, Maryland 21801.
Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, P.A., 501 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, MD 21804. To send condolences to the family, please visit www.hollowayfh.com.