Warsaw - Albert L. Young, 90, of Warsaw, passed following a short illness on Wednesday, August 18, 2021 surrounded by his family at Genesis Hospice-Morrison House in Zanesville. Born September 22, 1930 to the late Clyde F. and Maizie M. (Cullison) Young of Warsaw, he is survived by his loving wife of nearly 69 years, Martha Ann (Lowery) whom he married on October 18, 1952. They lived on the family farm on New Castle Township Road 359 until October 2017.
Besides being a lifelong farmer, Albert drove school bus for the Warsaw and River View School Districts for 30 years. He was also a New Castle Township Trustee for 24 years. He was a lifelong member of Dutch Run Trinity Church of Christ, where he served on the church board for 40 years. His community was important to Albert and that was reflected by his 75-year membership in the Walhonding Valley Grange, involvement with the Warsaw Lions Club for 54 years, Coshocton County Farm Bureau, and 30 years as a director on the Coshocton County Fair Board. For many years, Albert was a member of the River View Corn Club and also won many awards in the corn husking contests at the Roscoe Village Apple Butter Stirrin’ Festival. He was also one of the founding members of the River View Community Park Board.
In addition to his wife Martha Young, Albert is survived by his four children and their families, Dee Ann and George Kuhlman of Norwalk, Jo Ellen and Jeffrey Iden of Gratiot, Wayne Young of Warsaw, and Joy and Kent Bauman of Otway; his nine grandchildren and spouses include Lee Ann and Travis Kilgore of Bellefontaine, Lisa and Chris Ott of Milan, Jennifer Kuhlman and Scott Boswell of Norwalk, Janel and Mitch Blankespoor of Wilmington, Jay and Tomra Iden of Hebron, Jacie and Mark Simon of Batavia, Emily and Daniel Niemann of Dublin, Molly Bauman of Columbus, and Whitney Bauman of Otway, as well as eight great-grandchildren, and his sister Ruth Parker of Coshocton, brother-in-law Marvin Rodgers of Florida, and sister-in-law Donna Rae Young of Warsaw. He also leaves behind many other dear family members, friends, and his church family.
In addition to his parents, Albert was preceded in death by his brother Dale Young, sister Lillian Rodgers, brother Robert Young and sister-in-law Dorothy Mae Young, brother Clyde Junior Young, brother-in-law Dale Parker, and parents-in-law Clay and Nell (Swigert) Lowery.
Friends and family may call from 1 – 6:00 p.m. Sunday, August 22, 2021 at Fischer Funeral Home, 412 E. Main Street, Warsaw. The family will not have a formal receiving line, and encourages everyone to spread out and mingle. A Lions Club memorial service will be held at 5:45 p.m. The funeral service and celebration of life will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, August 23, 2021 at Dutch Run Trinity Church of Christ, 29628 County Road 20, Warsaw with Pastor Mike Gibson officiating. Albert will be laid to rest at Valley View Cemetery near Warsaw.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Dutch Run Trinity Church of Christ c/o Joyce Frazee, Treasurer, 7660 Goodall Rd., Mt. Vernon, OH 43050 or to one of the numerous community organizations where Albert was a member.
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