January 12, 2012
DOROTHY MARIE YOUNG
(3/27/1929 - 1/6/2012)
Dorothy Marie Young of Lee's Summit, Missouri, passed away peacefully at the age of 82 on January 6, 2012.
A funeral was held at Langsford Funeral Home in Lee's Summit on Monday, January 9th at 4:00 p.m. A noon graveside service was conducted in Lewistown, Missouri on the following day where Dorothy was laid to rest.
In lieu of flowers the family wishes donations to be made to Village Hospice, 600 N. W. Pryor Road, Lee's Summit, Missouri 64081.
Dorothy was born in Luray, Missouri on March 27, 1929. After graduating from Memphis High School, she moved to Oakland, California to live with her sister, Virginia. She and her sister were inseparable and enjoyed traveling, sewing, and collecting art and jewelry.
Following her sister's death, Dorothy remained in Oakland until her retirement from Kaiser Engineers in 1991, when she moved to Lee's Summit to be close to her brother, Robert. She is preceded in death by her mother and father, sister, and four brothers. Dorothy is survived by her brother, Robert, and many nieces and nephews including Beverly Moore and family, and Ronnie and Bonnie Young and family. She will be missed by her family members.