Obituary of Richard Young
It is with great sadness that the family of Richard P. Young announces his sudden passing on Thursday, May 3rd, 2018 at the age of 63. Richard will be lovingly remembered by his wife and high school sweetheart, Susan and his children, Blake, Morgan, and Jordan. Richard will also be fondly remembered by his brothers, Robert, Ronald, and Randal, and his sister Nancy Southard. He was a graduate of Ocean City High School, class of 1972 and also of Glassboro State College. Rick was a teacher at Cape May County Vocational school before starting his own business, Rich Young Builders. He renovated and built many beautiful homes in the area, and was well respected for his craftsmanship and ingenuity. Rick volunteered as a den leader, and went on camping trips with the boy scouts. In his free time he greatly enjoyed being out in his boat fishing the local waters. Richard is predeceased by his parents Robert and Rae Young. A celebration of Richard’s life will be held at 11am on Tuesday, May 8th at The Godfrey Funeral Home, 644 South Shore Rd. Palermo. Visitation will be held from 9-11am, with service to follow. Memorial donations can be made to the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC.org). www.godfreyfuneralhome.com.
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