Carol Jean Young of Reed City passed away Saturday, August 20, 2016 at her home surrounded by her family. She was 69.
There are many people who come and go in our lives. A few touch us in ways that change us forever, that make us better for knowing them. Carol made a difference and for this we are very grateful. She will be truly missed. Carol is survived by her daughters Brenda Lee Young and Debra (Mark) Upson, sisters Lola Beyer, Elaine Galvanek, Nancy Eckholm, and Linda Block, grandchildren: Amber Phillips, Ashley Wood, Jessica Stansky, Mitchel Upson, and 12 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Robert Russell Young, her parents Clarence and Grace (Lucas) Rothig, and her brothers Gerald and Clarence Rothig.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at the Pruitt-Livingston Funeral Home in Reed City with Pastor Dan Pflug officiating. Visitation with the family will begin at 12:00 P.M. There will be a funeral luncheon at the Reed City Moose Lodge #705 following services. Memorial contributions may be made in her name to Spectrum Health Hospice.