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Clyde L. Young

Clyde L. Young

Clyde L. Young, 82, of Ephrata, PA, passed away on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital.  He was the loving husband of Maxine L. (Iwanowski) Young and son of the late Elroy and Ruth (Meyer) Young.

Clyde was born and raised in Rothsville, PA.  He graduated from Rothsville High School in 1954 and served in the United States Marine Corps.  Clyde worked as an Industrial Engineer at Lancaster Malleable Castings Company and had also been a bailiff at the Lancaster County Courthouse.

A member of Our Mother of Perpetual Help Church in Ephrata, PA, Clyde volunteered as a bingo caller at OMPH for many years.  He was also a member of AMBUCS in Lititz, PA and the Guy K. Bard Democratic Club of Ephrata.

Clyde loved the Philadelphia Phillies and was a collector of vinyl records.

In addition to his wife, Maxine, he is survived by a daughter, Michelle R. Roth (John) of Ephrata, PA; six grandchildren: Adriana K. Roth of Lancaster, PA, Arielle C. Roth, Brandon T. Roth, Natalia J. Roth, Rhiannon S. Roth, and Nastassja N. Roth, all of Ephrata, PA.  Also surviving is a sister, Ethel Horst (Robert) of Lancaster, PA and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Clyde was preceded in death by two sisters: Josephine Young and Myrtle Doble, and three brothers: Robert, Harold, and Earl Young.

Friends will be received at Paul L. Gravenor Home For Funerals, 100 W. Main St. Ephrata, PA 17522 from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. on Monday, April 8, 2019, followed by Mass of Christian Burial at Our Mother of Perpetual Help Church, 320 Church Ave., Ephrata, PA 17522 at 11:00 a.m.  Final Commendation and Farewell will be held at Memory Gardens, Ephrata, PA.

Kindly omit flowers.

Donations in Clyde's memory may be directed to Our Mother Of Perpetual Help Church at the above address or to DaVita Dialysis Center 67 W. Church St. Stevens, PA 17578-9203.

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Maxine and family, sorry for your loss. Thinking and praying for you in this difficult time. I loved talking sports with Clyde. Sincerely Jill
~ Jill Hassler

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