April 10, 2013
N. Young, 58, of 29754 Route 3, passed Tuesday, April 9, at
The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 13, at
the Bruce Funeral Home, Black River, with Rev. Bill Ramage
of the First Baptist Church officiating. Burial will follow
in Black River Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, April
12, at the funeral home.
Born Nov. 6, 1954, in Watertown, a son of Adelbert N. and
Marion Rochia Young, he attended Carthage Central School.
He married Diana L. Gardner of Black River on July 14, 1973,
at the Black River United Methodist Church with Rev. Ruoff
Mr. Young worked at New York Air Brake from 1973 until 1995
as a heavy equipment operator. In 1995 he worked at the
Samaritan Keep Nursing Home environmental services and
maintenance department up until he retired in 2009 due to
He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gambling and spending time with
Mrs. Young is currently working at Samaritan Keep Nursing
Home as a hospitality aid.
Among his survivors are his loving wife of 39 years, Diana
L. Young, Black River; a sister and brother-in-law, Darla
and Gene Lewis, Buckeye, Ariz.; two ½ sisters, Loretta and
David Natowitz, Black River, and Shirley Willis, Fla.; his
stepmother, Shirley Young, Black River; a sister-in-law,
Arlene Young, Black River; several nieces and nephews.
Two brothers, James and Craig Young died before him.
Donations may be made to the SPCA 25056 Water St., or
Samaritan Keep Nursing Home 5th floor resident fund, 133
Pratt St., Watertown, NY 13601.
Condolences may be made at hartandbrucefh.com.
Information provided by Bruce Funeral Home
and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.