Albert R. Young, Sr.
Mar 15, 2017 at 5:30 PM
NEW LONDON — Albert R. Young, Sr., 82, of New London, passed away March 15, 2017 at the Laurels of New London, following a short illness. He was born on July 6, 1934 to James and Laura (nee Stevens) Young in Bainbridge, Ohio. Al was a retired truck driver and worked at the New London Parks for 10 years. He was also a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles in New London. Al enjoyed being outdoors and always had time to help everyone.
He is survived by his wife Louise; daughter, Becky (Tom) Peterson of Newbury; son, Ron Young of Elyria; stepsons, Doug (Jeanne) Leckrone and Dave Leckrone both of Loudonville; 7 grandchildren, Nikki and Annie Peterson, Jeremy, Josh and J.T. Young, Kennedy Collins and Danielle (Matt) Knoble; 3 great-grandchildren; special cousin, Frannie Williams and family. Al was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Virgil.
Calling hours will be Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 6-9 pm at Eastman Funeral Home in New London where a funeral service will be held on Sunday at 10:30 am. Burial will follow at Grove Street Cemetery in New London.
Memorial contributions in Albert’s honor can be given to the New London Recreation Park, 115 East Main, New London, Ohio 44851. Online condolences may be made by visiting eastmanfuneralhome.com