Gary Lee Young, age 76 of Wayne Lakes, Ohio passed away at 5:44 PM Tuesday June 20, 2017 at the State of the Heart Hospice Care Center in Greenville. Gary was born May 19, 1941 in Greenville, Ohio and the son of the late Van and Wanda (Richards) Young.
Gary was a graduate of the Ansonia High School and a Diploma recipient from Chicago in Drafting, Tech, Sales and Management Schools. He was also a Licensed Realtor with HER Reality and had 50 years experience in Plumbing/Heating and Air Conditioning Wholesale Distribution Sales and Management.
Gary was the Mayor of Wayne Lakes, a position he has held for the past 20 years. He was also a member of the Greenville Masonic Lodge, Antioch Shrine of Dayton, Greenville Shrine Club and a Veteran of the Shrine Bobbies Parade Unit. He was a former member of the Greenville Elks Lodge, Eagle Lodge and Moose Lodge.
He was a Trustee for Tri-Village Rescue, Past President of Darke County Mayor’s Association, Past President of the Darke County Republican Men’s Club and Finance Director of Senior Scribes Scholarship Fund.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his son Christopher, sister Jane Dynes and nephew Rick Dynes.
Gary is survived by his daughter and son-in-law Debra and Mike Sieg of Greenville; step daughter Lisa Marcum; step sons Brian Marcum and William Younk III; 2 granddaughters, 3 grandsons, 1 great granddaughter, 2 nieces, 2 nephews and his fiancé and love of his life Judie Campbell.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 AM Friday June 30, 2017 in the Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio with Pastor Todd Reish officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday June 29, 2017 from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM in the funeral home. The Greenville Masonic Lodge will conduct a Masonic Memorial Service at 8:00 PM Thursday in the funeral home.
It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to the Tri-Village Rescue Squad.
Condolences for the family may be sent to www.zecharbailey.com.