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Sara A. Young

October 22, 1933 ~ May 7, 2020 (age 86)


Sara Agnes Young, 86, of Grand Haven MI, passed away Thursday, May 7, 2020 at Robbinswood Assisted Living.

She was born October 22, 1933 in Kaylor, PA to Joseph and Elizabeth Downs Olcus.

Sara married Richard Henry Young on June 4, 1955 in Brady’s Bend, PA.  He preceded her in death on January 11, 2007.  Sara grew up and lived in East Brady, PA before moving to Grand Haven, MI.  She poured her heart and energy into the lives of her son, husband, family, and friends.  Sara was known for her kindness, warmth, and engaging personality.  She enjoyed reading, taking walks, and spending time with her family.

Sara is lovingly remembered and survived by her son, Philip (Simone) Young of Grand Haven, MI; grandson, Maximilian of Grand Haven, MI; sister, Cathy (Wilson) Downing of East Brady, PA; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard; sisters, Bonita Zaccari, Margaret Nichols, Bessie Chemelli; brothers, John T. Olcus, Robert J. Olcus.

Interment will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Brady’s Bend, PA at a later date.  

Arrangements are under the direction of Buechele Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., East Brady. 

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