Thomas A. Young, 56, of Monroeville, died Tuesday morning, Oct. 14, 2008, in Fisher-Titus Medical Center.
He was born Feb. 11, 1952, in Sandusky, son of the late Raymond A. and Helen Marie (Clements) Young. He was a lifelong area resident and a 1970 graduate of EHOVE. He was employed at Green Bay Packaging, Fremont.
He was a member of Eagles Post 712 of Fremont and United Steel Workers Local 1915. He was an avid softball player, having most recently played for the Green Bay Packaging league. He loved his family, sports and cooking.
He is survived by his sisters, Sandra Lonz of Monroeville, Judith Ann Young of Mountain View, Calif., and Janet (Barber) Helton of Norwalk; fiancée, Nancy Yontz of Monroeville; numerous nieces and nephews; and 10 great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by his brother-in-law, Duane Lonz.
Friends may call 4-7 p.m. Thursday in Walker Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk, where funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday with the Rev. Margaret D’Anieri of St. Paul Episcopal Church, Norwalk, officiating. Inurnment will be in Riverside Cemetery, Monroeville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association, Ohio Valley Associate, P.O. Box 634445, Cincinnati, OH 45263-4445, or American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 1132, Fairfax, VA 22038-1132.
Condolences may be shared at edwalkerfuneralhome.com.