Robert M. Young

  • BORN: April 25, 1936
  • DIED: May 13, 2018
  • LOCATION: Fairmont, West Virginia

Robert Marshall Young, 82, of Fairmont passed away on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at Monongalia General Hospital. He was born in Fairmont on April 25, 1936, a son of the late Joseph Marshall and Myrtle B. (Keener) Young.
He was a faithful member of the Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints. Robert enjoyed hunting, fishing, and enjoyed playing golf with friends at Apple Valley Golf Course. He liked country music and played in a local band in his younger years.
He retired from Sharon Steel then later worked for over ten years in custodial department at Fairmont State University.
Robert is survived by his son Michael Young and his wife Leisa, of North Carolina; his daughters, Michelle Dyer and her husband Ray, of Arizona, and Shannon Murphy and her husband Brent, of Fairmont; his son-in-law, David W. Frame, of Clarksburg; his very special grandchildren, Matti Noell Minnix, David J. Frame, Zachery Dyer, McCall Reheis, Mekenzie Dyer, Parker Dyer, Shawn Young, Mikayla Gross, Holly Mohr, Mariah Hartman, Dillon Murphy, and Makenna Murphy; and twelve great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in in death by his wife of 59 years, Anita Joyce (DeWitt) Young; one daughter, Robin Frame; one brother, Bill "Stormy" Young; and one sister, Martha.
Friends may call at Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home on Thursday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Services will be held at Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home, 209 Merchant Street on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. with Elder Bruce Hunter officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Robert's memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, West Virginia Chapter, 1299 Pineview Dr., Suite 3, Morgantown, WV 26554.


Visitation
  • Thursday, May 17
    11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
  • Carpenter & Ford Funeral Home
  • 209 Merchant St
  • Fairmont, WV 26554
  • (304) 366-4671
  • Get Directions
Funeral Service
  • Thursday, May 17
    1:00 PM
  • Carpenter & Ford Funeral Home
  • 209 Merchant St
  • Fairmont, WV 26554
  • (304) 366-4671
  • Get Directions

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“ So sorry for your loss. Praying for you and your family during this time. ”

Posted by: Barbara Ryan - Rivesville, WV

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