BRADY — Funeral services for Dewey W. Young Sr., 88, of Brady, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 6, 2017 at First Baptist Church in Brady. Burial with military honors will follow at Rest Haven Cemetery in Brady. Visitation will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Leatherwood Memorial Chapels in Brady.
He died Thursday, March 2, 2017 in Brady.
He was born May 11, 1928 in Rochelle to George Dewey and Lillie Belle (Anders) Young. He married Martha C. Attenasio on Jan.29, 1956 in Elko, Nevada. He was a retired Senior Master Sargent from U.S. Air Force and owned and operated Youngs Jewelry in Brady for many years. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Brady.
Survivors include sons, Dewey W. Young Jr. and wife Aja of Frisco, Ronald Young and wife Tina of Kerrville, and Donald Young and wife Lavisa of Kerrville; daughters, Michele Derrick and husband Bill of Brady, and Sandra Richardson and husband Michael of Brownwood; brothers, Richard Dale Young of Brady, P.W. “Pete” Young of League City; 29 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by brother, Otha Dean Young; and sister, Velma Louise Lawrence.