George Edward Young, 86, passed away on Friday, July 14, 2017 at JFK Medical Center of Edison.
He was born on September 14, 1930 in Elizabeth, NJ. He served in the United States Army during the Korean War. He was employed by the Teamsters Local Union 701 of Central New Jersey. George enjoyed camping and spending winters in Florida with his wife. He was a season ticket holder for the Blue Claws baseball team of Lakewood and was very active with the VFW and American Legion.
Predeceased by his parents Albert and Julia (Curna) Young, wife Nicolina (Adesso) Young, son George E. Young, Jr., brothers Robert, Patrick, and Albert Jr., and sisters Connie, Anna Marie, and Marie. He is survived by his son Thomas and wife Tara Young, son Michael Young and children Ryan and Logan, son Edward and wife Marysue Young and children Mason and Lucas, daughter Kathleen Young and husband Wayne Domkowski and stepdaughter Lisa Zuber.
Visitation will be on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 from 5-8pm at M.J. Murphy Funeral Home, 616 Ridge Road at New Road Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at 10am at the funeral home. Burial will follow in St. Peter's Cemetery, New Brunswick.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association.
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