Charles Young

Obituary of Charles Young

Charles "Rich" Young , 74, of Salisbury, passed away on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 peacefully at Coastal Hospice At The Lake.  Born on September 30, 1943 in Newark, NJ, he was the son of the late Charles and Julia Young.


Rich graduated from East Side High School in Newark, NJ. He was employed as A Journeyman with the International Brothers of Electrical Workers, where he was a faithful member for over 50 years. Rich enjoyed going to casino's and playing slot machines. He was an outdoorsman and often enjoyed camping, white water rafting, and kayaking with his friends and family. Rich was also an avid history buff especially of Ancient History. He was a member of the St. Francis de Sales Catholic parish in Salisbury.  


He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Susan Young of Salisbury, three sons, Richard Bigelow and his wife Kavitha of Summit, NJ, Matthew Young and his wife Hilary of Pittsville and Jeffrey Young and his wife Cynthia of Taiwan; three grandchildren Connor Bigelow, Willow Young, and Julian Young and was awaiting the arrival of another grandchild this year.


In addition to his parents, Rich is preceded in death by a brother, Robert Young.


A visitation will be held on Friday, March 2, 2018 from 5-7pm at the Holloway Funeral Home in Salisbury with a catholic prayer service beginning at 6:30.


In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Rich's honor to the Wicomico Humane Society, 5130 Citation Drive, Salisbury, MD 21804.


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