Services for Leroy Young, 99, of Perry, will be held at 11 a.m.
Saturday, March 16, 2019 at the Perry Christian Church with Reverend
Nancy Kellstrom officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery
in rural Paris.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of the service
Saturday at the church. Arrangements are under the direction of
Bienhoff Funeral Home.
Mr. Young passed away at 5:37 p.m. March 11, 2019 at SSM Health St.
Mary's Hospital - Audrain in Mexico
He was born in Florida on October 5, 1919 the son of Roy Lee and Eva
He was to married Mary Elizabeth Carman in Mexico on February 24,
1945 and she survives.
Other survivors include: one son, Paul M. (Rebecca) Young of
Sturgeon; two grandchildren, Brandon (Anna) Young of Jefferson City and
Aaron (Kacey) Young of Russellville; and five great grandchildren, Beau,
Brody, Adisyn, Karsyn and Aubrey.
He was preceded in death by one son, Melvin Leroy Young and one
sister, Opal O'Brien.
Mr. Young was a lifetime area resident, farmer, carpenter and member
of the Perry Christian Church. As a very active member of the church, he
served as elder, deacon, Sunday School Superintendent and chairman of
the board over the years. He loved woodworking and making things,
gardening, hunting, fishing and working on his tractors.
Pallbearers will be Brandon Young, Aaron Young, Greg Harrison, Wayne
Conley, Bernie Conley and Bobby Conley. Honorary pallbearers will be
Rodney Schutte and Steve Hickman.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Perry Christian Church,
P.O. Box 476, Perry, MO 63462.
Online condolences may be made at www.bienhofffuneralhome.com
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