Andrew Lester Young, 86, of Wabash, IN, and having family members in Huntington, IN, died Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, at 11:06 p.m. at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne.
Mr. Young served in World War II with the United States Army. He had been employed by Ford Meter Box, Wabash, for 30 years, retiring in 1990.
He was born Sept. 10, 1926, in Wabash to William Lloyd and Minnie Orena Steele Young. He married Patricia Ann Howard on March 14, 1952, in Roann, and she survives.
Additional survivors include three daughters, Vicki L. (Dave) Hawkins, of North Manchester; Diana S. (Ken) Nordman, of Wabash; and Leslie A Stouffer, of Huntington; two sisters, Mary Driskell and Flossie Callaway, both of Foley, AL; six grandchildren, Angela (Steve) Fiddler, of North Manchester; Lisa Stouffer, of Huntington; Rebecca (Jeremy) Elzy and Brad Stouffer, both of Wabash; Tammy (Jeremy) Raymond, of Fishers; and Cory (Estela) Hawkins, of Peru; and 12 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, at 2:30 p.m. at the Chapel of Remembrance Mausoleum at Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash. Burial will be at Memorial Lawns Cemetery.
Memorial gifts may be made to the American Lung Association.
Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash, is in charge of arrangements.
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