Earl M. Young
Earl M. Young
  • September 25, 1922 - June 13, 2017
  • Charleston, West Virginia

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Earl “Buddy” M. Young, 94, of Rocky Fork passed away peacefully in his sleep June 13, 2017 at home.

Buddy was a retired core molder with Kanawha Manufacturing. He was a WWII Army Air Corp Veteran having served as a lead mechanic on B-24’s in England. He was awarded a bronze and silver star for his service. Member of Baber Agee United Methodist Church. He enjoyed gardening, taking care of his family, and spending time with his grandchildren.

Preceded in death by his parents, Earl Sr. and Icy Fisher Young; son, William F. Young; son-in-law, Delmas Saunders.

Left to cherish his memory are loving wife of 72 years, Beulah Bailey Young at home; children, James B. Young (Rosalie) of Nitro, Nina Saunders of Rocky Fork, Steven R. Young (Susan) of Rocky Fork; daughter-in-law, Mindy Young of Hurricane; siblings, Helen Slater, Wanda Fisher, Robert Young, Hobert Young, and Larry Young; grandchildren, Christina Pocrnich, Ryan Young, Craig Young, Jeremy Young, Michelle Daniel, and Keith Young; and nine great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews, and a host of friends.

Service will be 2:00pm Thursday, June 15, 2017 at Tyler Mountain Funeral Home, 5233 Rocky Fork Road, Cross Lanes, WV 25313. Burial will follow in Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens.

A gathering of family and friends will begin at noon Thursday, at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to: Bill Young Memorial Foundation, 4022 Farmington Drive, Hurricane, WV 25526.

Condolences may be sent by visiting www.tylermountainfuneralhome.com