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Andrew I. Young

July 4, 1927 ~ February 3, 2020 (age 92)

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Andrew I Young, a long-term resident of Ossining, NY departed this life on February 3, 2020 surrounded by his family after battling a life threading illness.   Andrew was born in Cape Breton Nova Scotia (NS) Canada and attended high school at Church Point Military Prep School in Digby, NS.  Andrew worked and retired as a NYS Department of Transportation employee out of Millwood, NY. Andrew was proceeded by his parents, Andrew and Bertha (Boone) Young, sisters Jeanette (Joe) MacDonald, Margaret (Les) Mabbott, and Geraldine (Bill) Smith. He is survived by his wife, M. Shirley Young of 65 years and children Karen (Peter) Corsello, Bertha (Norman) Weil, and Andrew (Kelley) Young. Grandchildren Brian Bechtold, Vincent Corsello, Racheal Shuldman, Erica Barber, Taylor Weil, and Andrew, Alexander, and Alayna Young, and Allison Rubbo. Great grandchildren Sofia and McKenzie Bechtold, Victoria and Scarlett Barber, and Harper Shuldman along with numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins throughout Canada and the United States. Andrew was a 30-year Eucharistic Minister at St. Anne's Parish, Ossining New York, a Moose Lodge Member, and enjoyed working at the St. Anne's holiday festivals.  As a young man, Andrew loved playing hockey and baseball, hunting with his brothers-in-law, fishing and spending time at his campsite with family and friends. His greatest pleasure was spending time with his children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held on Friday, February 7th at 10 am at St Anne's Church, 25 Eastern Avenue, Ossining, NY 10562. The family would like to extend special gratitude to his caregivers Tanisha, Susan, and hospice staff. In lieu of flowers donations in Andrew's name to the American Cancer Society would be appreciated.
LEACH & THOMAS FUNERAL HOME
45 S. Highland Ave
Ossining, New York 10562
914-941-0840

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Services

Funeral Mass
Friday
February 7, 2020

10:00 AM
St. Ann's Church
25 Eastern Avenue
Ossining, NY 10562

Donations

American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Tel: 1-800-227-2345
Web: http://www.cancer.org/

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