Dorothy E. (Beaver) Young 99, a former rural Frankfort, IN resident, died at 4:03 p.m. Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at Wesley Manor. Born July 22, 1913 in Champaign, IL to Charles David & Fannie Alice (Kirkpatrick) Beaver. She married Merritt J. Young on March 10, 1934 at the home of her parents near Antioch and he preceded her in death in March of 1995. Dorothy’s family moved to Indiana in 1919, she lived most of her life in the Manson, Antioch, Cyclone area and started school in Manson. Then in 1932 she graduated from the Jackson Township High School and was the oldest living graduate. A homemaker, she farmed with her husband for 41 years. Dorothy was a member of the Antioch Church and the Modern Mother’s Club of Antioch. She played piano for Manson & Antioch Churches as well as many activities at the Jackson school and for operettas.
Visitation and Services
Visitation will be Saturday, July 20, 2013 from 5-7 p.m. at Goodwin Funeral Home. Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday, July 21st at the Amanda Reid Chapel in Wesley Manor, 1555 N. Main St., Frankfort. Barbara Kinsler will officiate. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park. Memorial donations may be made to the Clinton County Cancer Fund, the Manson Church or the Antioch Church.
A son, Norman J. Young of Cleveland, OH and grandson, Bradley J. (Kerry) Young of Canal Winchester, OH and two great grandchildren, Evan and Lauren Young.
In addition to her husband, she is preceded in death by two children, Dennis in 1963 and Jean Ann in 2002, 5 brothers and 1 sister.