A memorial service celebrating the life of Nancy L. Young, age 82, of Newark, will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, February 10, 2018, at The Newark Chapel of Henderson- Van Atta- Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service, with Father Jonathan F. Wilson, as celebrant. Inurnment to follow in St. Joseph Cemetery.
Nancy passed away on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at the Selma Markowitz Care Center (operated by Hospice of Central Ohio) in Newark, Ohio. She was born August 22, 1935 in Dayton, Ohio to the late Lloyd and Lela (Copeland) Landen.
Nancy was a member of the Beavercreek High School graduating class of 1953. She also attended Miami University. Nancy retired in 2001, after 22 years of service at State Farm Insurance as a claims processor in the Fire Claims Department. She enjoyed the Weathervane Play House and loved cooking and baking. Nancy adored the time she spent with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her two sons, Mark A. (Jeanne) Van Horn and Scott (Sharon) Van Horn; one daughter, Juli Ours; seven grandchildren, three great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Howard “Chip” Young; and sister, Shirley Powell.
Family and friends may call two hours prior to the service from, 9-11 a.m. at The Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta- Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service, 59 N. Fifth Street, Newark, Ohio 43055.
Memorial contributions may be made in Nancy’s name to Hospice of Central Ohio.