Born Sept. 2, 1948 in Sayre, he was the son of Frederick F. and Gladys Young, Sr. Fred was a kind, gentle soul who worked for many years as a caregiver for disabled adults. His smile could light up a room. He made friends easily and was always looking for ways to help others. Fred also had an unshakable faith in the Lord, and was a member of the Church of Christ (Disciples of Christ) in Canton.
Visitation was 10 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 27 at Morse & Kleese Funeral Home, 94 N. Center St., Canton. A celebration of Fred’s life was held at 11 a.m., with Pastor Nancy Beahm officiating. Interment followed in Tioga Point Cemetery, Athens, Pa. (www.morseandkleesefuneralhome.com)