Francis Young

Obituary of Francis Young

Young, Francis (Frank), 92 of Cherry Hill, NJ passed away peacefully on February 13, 2018. Frank was born in Atlantic City, NJ and graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School class of 1943. He was a US Navy Veteran serving in submarines during both World War II and the Korean Conflict and proudly retired as a Master Chief. Frank owned and operated Austermuhl & Young Heating and Cooling in Camden before moving the business to Haddonfield. He also taught evening classes at the Camden County Vocational School. Frank was a charter member and Past President of the Erlton Rotary Club, a member of F.R.A. Branch 57, a charter member of Submarine Veterans of WWII, a member of VFW Post 2445 Maple Shade, where he served as an Honor Guard and was a member of the Navy League and Naval Institute.

Frank is survived by his loving wife Dorothy (nee Austermuhl), his daughter Linda (Doug Facchine) Perazza, his granddaughters Julie (Marc Youngman) Smith, Rebecca (Zachary) Benson, his five great-grandchildren Michael, Marc, Emily, Samuel and Sara. He is also survived by his brother Raymond Young.

His Funeral Service will be held on Friday February 23, 2018 at 12:00PM at The Godfrey Funeral Home of Palermo, 644 South Shore Road, Palermo, NJ where friends may visit from 11:00AM until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Disabled American Vets. For condolences to the family please visit