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Anthony (Tony) Young, age 84, died at home on January 21st , 2018 of natural causes, surrounded by his family who loved him dearly.

Born May 26 1933 in Quincy, MA, he attended Westford Academy, in Westford, MA and graduated in 1951. Upon graduation, Tony enlisted in the United States Navy and served active duty until 1955, attaining the rank of Communication Technician Second Class.

On Oct 15, 1955, he married Elaine Sivilich, of Pond Hill, PA. Tony and Elaine lived in Arlington, VA, Burgundy Village, VA, and Lexington, KY, before moving to Bowie, MD in 1963, where he resided for the remainder of his life. He worked for IBM for 32 years, until retiring in 1987.

Tony was an active member of St. Pius X Parish, serving over the years as both Chairman and member of the Parish Council, Lector, Choir Member, and Teller.

Tony also served on PG County Foster Care Review Board, and volunteered at the Bowie Senior Center and at the National Capital Radio Museum.

Tony will especially be remembered as an avid Amateur Radio enthusiast and member of the Anne Arundel Radio Club, having served as the club president, club secretary, club treasurer, and having taught various classes over the years. He also served as the coordinator for the Mid-Atlantic Radio Club's widow's assistance program, to assist in selling the gear of ham radio equipment on behalf of widows/widowers whose spouses had passed away.

Survivors include his wife, Elaine Young, of Bowie, MD, his son, David Young and his wife Sarah, of Linthicum Heights, MD, and his son Kevin Young and his wife Lisa, of Bowie, MD, and 5 grandchildren, Mark, Kaitlyn, Eleanor, Elizabeth, and Rachel.

Services will be held at St. Pius X Catholic Church at 14710 Annapolis Road, Bowie, MD on Saturday the 27th of January at 10:30 am. Relatives and friends are welcome at the Robert E. Evans Funeral Home for a viewing on Saturday, January 27, 2018 from 3:30 to 5:30 pm. A Private graveside service with military honors will be held at the Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Crownsville, Maryland.

If desired, Memorial Contributions may be made to the Bowie Senior Center, 14900 Health Center Drive, Bowie, Maryland 20716 or to the Hospice of the Chesapeake, 90 Ritchie Highway, Pasadena, Maryland 21122.