Donald E. Young Sr.


BUCKFIELD – Donald E. Young Sr., 76, of Brock School Road, Buckfield, died Monday, April 17, at home.

He was born in Oxford, March 14, 1930, son of Claude and Alice Young. He attended area schools and worked various jobs, but mostly worked as a woodsman.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing and dancing and will be remembered by everyone.

Survivors include eight children, Donald Jr. and his wife, Esther, of Buckfield, Stanley of Buckfield, Diana of Buckfield, Hazel Ackley and her husband, John, of Sumner, Theresa Mack and her husband, Roger, of West Paris, Marie of Buckfield, Kathy Wade and her husband, Robert, of Buckfield and Randolph and his wife, Wendy, of Buckfield; four brothers, Claude of South Paris and Roy, Allen and James of Buckfield; two sisters, Idella and Alice of Buckfield; 16 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his wife of 51 years, Merline (his angel); one brother, Earl; and two sisters, Mae and Wilma.