Eugene F. Young, Jr., 76, of Warsaw, Indiana, died on 4/5/2010 at 10:47 am at Parkview Whitley Hospital of Columbia City, Indian. He was born on August 8, 1933 in Littlefield, Texas.
Gene was born to E.F. and Tessie May (Williams) Young.
He was a longtime area resident.
Gene was united in marriage to to Patricia S. Borders on June 16, 1980 in Warsaw, Indiana. Patricia preceded Gene on February 16, 2010.
He was employed by Kralis Brothers Foods of Mentone, Indiana as Production Employee. Gene was a former Band Leader for Gene and the Sundowners performing Country Music in the Southwest are of the country. He faithfully served his country in the United States Navy.
Gene will be remembered by his adopted son Kenneth (spouse Julie Shepherd of North Manchester, Indiana and three adopted grandsons including, Jason Shepherd of Albion, Indiana; Jimmy Shepherd of Nappanee, Indiana and Joseph Shepherd of Royal Center, Indiana.
Ken Locke of the Salvation Army Church of warsaw, Indiana will officiate the services.
Services will be held at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel – Warsaw, Indiana on Friday, April 9, 2010 at 1:30 pm. Calling hours will be one hour prior to the service on Friday, April 9, 2010. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery – Warsaw, Indiana.
McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel – Warsaw, Indiana is in charge of arrangements.