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Obituary of Carol A. Young, 64


Carol A. Young, 64, of Centre Hall, passed away at her home on Wednesday, April 24, 2019. Born on September 7, 1954, in Easton, PA, she was the daughter of late John R. and Dorothy J. (Sholes) Young.
Carol was a 1972 graduate of Wilson Borough High School. She was also a graduate of Northampton Community College and attended Penn State University.

Carol worked at he Easton Express before moving to State College. She retired from the Centre Daily Times after more than 25 years of service. She was currently employed by Home Instead Senior Care.

Carol enjoyed crossword puzzles and was an avid reader since childhood. She loved watching Law and Order, Jeopardy and PBS. She also enjoyed researching family genealogy and history of the Civil War and the Lehigh Valley. Traveling to Chicago to visit was her greatest pleasure. Her neighbors and friends, the Pochyba-Ziegler family took great care of her.

Carol is survived by her three sisters; Jacquelyn Y. Addis (Don Demenno) of Allentown, PA, Patricia Y. Gressner (Aaron) of Chicago, IL and Diane M. Weidner (Leonard,) of West Easton,PA. She had 2 nieces; Jillian E. Weidner and Christine J. Addis, 4 nephews; Daniel Finocchio, Michael Finocchio (Miranda), Ryan Weidner(Katie)and their 2 children, and Matthew Weidner(Karley)and their 2 children.. She treasured the company of her cat, Aslan.

Along with her parents, Carol was preceded in death by a brother, Richard B. Young who passed away in 2007.

In accordance with Carol’s wishes, there will be no public services. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Centre County PAWS, 1401 Trout Rd, State College, PA 16801.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Daughenbaugh Funeral Home, Inc 228 S. Pennsylvania Ave. Centre Hall, PA 16828. An online guest book can be signed or condolences to the family available at

Name of Deceased

Carol A. Young



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Funeral Home

Daughenbaugh Funeral Home

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