YOUNG WilliamPosted: September 9th, 2014
WILLIAM BASIL YOUNG passed away with loved family at his side on September 6th of 2014 at the age of 85 years. He is predeceased by his first wife Vera, and second wife Edna, his parents Michael and Olena, his brother Johnny, sisters Elizabeth, Anne, Mary, step brothers Louis, Jack, George, and grandson Kelly. He is survived by his son Ron (Bobbie) Swinney, daughter Carol (Darryl) Leavitt, 5 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, 11 great-great- grandchildren and his good friend Vivian White. His love of life and people touched the lives of all those who knew him. His chosen profession was as a service tech for Western Canadian Welding and was for many years. Bill was a beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend. He had a unique sense of humour and a quick wit. He was also a veteran of the Korean War. Bills family and friends would like to specially thank the staff at St. Therese Villa. Visitation will be held at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME, 2800 Mayor Magrath Drive South, Lethbridge, on Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 from 6:30 to 7:30 P.M. A Graveside Service will be held on Wednesday afternoon at 1:00 P.M. at MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY (procession leaves Cornerstone at 12:45). Instead of flowers, please make a donation to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, PO Box 2211, Lethbridge, AB., T1J 4K7.