It is with sadness we announce the passing of Ronald ‘Ron’ Stuart Young, formerly of 39 Broadway, on Feb. 9, 2013, at home in Halifax.
He was the last surviving member of his immediate family.
Born in Sydney, Ron was the son of the late William ‘Bully’ Young and Florence (Kennedy) Young.
Ron loved to read and socialize with his friends. He was known for his love of sports being a diehard fan of both the Montreal Canadiens and New York Yankees. Ron will be remembered by his family and friends for living a simple life.
Besides his parents, Ron was predeceased by his brother, John James Young in January 2011.
Memorial service to celebrate the life of Ronald ‘Ron’ Stuart Young will be held at Pier Community Funeral Home, All Faith Chapel, 1092 Victoria Rd. (entrance on Church Street) on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 at 11 a.m. with Archdeacon Brenda Drake officiating. Light refreshments will be served in the reception area following the service. Private interment will take place in Forest Haven Memorial Gardens, Sydney at a later date.
Donations in memory of Ron may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care and direction of Pier Community Funeral Home.