John Young, 78

John Luke Young, 78, of Wabash, died at 2:36 pm, Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. 

He was born Jan. 22, 1939, in Richlands, Va., to Harvey and Nannybelle Young.

Luke married Wanda Fay Alley in Virginia on September 30, 1961; she died March 12, 2017. He is survived by seven children, 25 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren and two sisters.

Funeral services will be 2:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with the Rev. Tim Webb officiating.  Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash.  Friends may call 12:30 - 2:30 p.m., Thursday at the funeral home.


Posted on 2017 Sep 05