Clearfield, Taylor Co. Iowa
Thursday, February 13, 1969
FLAY K. YOUNG, 65
DIES AFTER ILLINESS of TWO MONTHS' DURATION
Flay Kenneth YOUNG, son of Kenneth Eugene and Gertrude EDWARDS YOUNG, was born near Casey, Iowa on June 12, 1903 and
departed from this life at the Rosary Hospital in Corning, Iowa on February 2,1969 at the age of 65 years, 7 months and
He moved with his family to Ringgold county when a boy; he attended school at Corinth and at Knowlton when the family
moved there before moving to Diagonal. He attended Diagonal high school, graduating with the class of 1923.
October 28,1925, he was united in marriage to Berneice BAILEY and they made their home in the Diagonal community while
engaged in farming until becoming seriously ill two months ago.
Two sons were born to the YOUNGS, David of Diagonal and John of Kabul, Afghanistan. His survivors include his wife, his
sons, his daughters-in-law, seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and by three sisters. He also leaves to mourn his passing, nephews and one niece
and many cousins as well as a host of friends.
He was a member of the Diagonal Presbyterian Church, and the I.O.O.F. Lodge.
Final rites were conducted from the Presbyterian Church in Diagonal February 4th with Rev. George McMULLEN officiating
with burial in the Bethel cemetery.
Darl BELL of Creston and Bob McMATH of Clearfield sang, accompanied by Mrs. Claire NEWTON at the piano. Casket bearers
were Ivan HANSELL, Elmer Reece, Carrol MATTHEWS, Hugh SCHLAPIA, Ronald BEYMER and Gaylan BELL.
Transciption by Sharon R. Becker, March of 2010
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