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Obituary of Susan K. Young , 63


Susan K. Young, 63, of Bellefonte, passed away at home on Thursday, December 27, 2018. Born in Bellefonte, on October 3, 1955, she was the adopted daughter of Franklin Hillard, who survives in Pleasant Gap, and the late Evabelle (Hazel) Hillard.

Susan was a graduate of Bellefonte High School.

In addition to her father, Frank Hillard, she is survived by her only son, Jason Young, of Harrisburg.

Susan was badly injured in a car accident in June of 2005. She spent much of the following years in therapy until she was declared handicapped. To pass time, she loved spending time with her father. She would go to his home in Pleasant Gap to help him every afternoon, regardless if it were summer or winter. She especially enjoyed helping with the landscaping at his home. She enjoyed mowing and working in the yard. Prior to her accident, she drove a bus for Fullington Bus Company all over the eastern portion of the United States. She loved traveling. She has visited many places, from Canada to Florida, and every place in between.

Susan was a member at Faith United Methodist Church in Bellefonte.

Funeral services will be held privately on Friday, January 4, 2019 at 11 am at Wetzler Funeral Service, Inc., 206 N. Spring Street, Bellefonte, with Rev. Andrew Morgan officiating. Private burial will immediately follow at Centre County Memorial Park in State College.

Name of Deceased

Susan K. Young



Date of Death


Date of Birth


Funeral Home

Wetzler Funeral Home

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