David N. Young, 81


David N. Young, 81, of Coffeen, died at 11:43 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021, at HSHS St. John’s Hospital in Springfield.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 9, at Indian Springs Golf Course in Fillmore, with Rev. Matt Ferguson, pastor of the Hillsboro Presbyterian Church, officiating. A meal and golf scramble will follow the service. Cremation rites were accorded.  Burial will be at Waveland Cemetery at a later date. Toberman-Dean Funeral Home in Coffeen is assisting the family with arrangements.

Mr. Young was born on May 17, 1940, in Hillsboro, to Harold Dwight and Ruth Elizabeth (Green) Young, Sr. He married Peggy Lewis, on April 22, 1960, in Vandalia.

Mr. Young graduated from Hillsboro High School in 1959. He was employed as a school bus driver, farmer, L.P. truck driver for Farm Services, greens keeper at Hillsboro Country Club and custom bean cleaning and superintendent/greens keeper at Indian Springs Golf Course in Fillmore. He was a member of the Hillsboro Presbyterian Church, Mt. Moriah Masonic Lodge #51 in Hillsboro and the Farm Bureau.

Mr. Young is survived by his wife; children, Terry (wife, Brenda) Young of Coffeen, Natalie (husband, Wade) Fuller of Coffeen and Julie (husband, Dr. Brad) Dunn of Vandalia; nine grandchildren, Jenna (husband, Bill) Purcell, Kelby (husband, James) Lyerla, Chance (wife, Alexandra) Young, Jared (wife, Liza) Young, Schylar (wife, Mandy) Fuller, Devon (wife, Danielle) Fuller, Channing (husband, Cole) Bozarth, Olivia Dunn and Bryce Dunn; eight great-grandchildren, Nolan Purcell, Carter Purcell, Blake Purcell, Alice Young, Maycie Fuller, Owen Fuller, Harper Fuller and August Fuller; and siblings, Robert “Bob” Young, Gerald “Jerry” Young, Alice DeRight Kern, Betty Roper, Judy Volk and Beverly Smith 

He was preceded in death by his parents; and siblings, James Young, Rosaleen Moseley, Burnetta “Nippy” Mohl, Russell Young, Sr., and Harold Young. 

Memorials may be directed to the family. Condolences may be left online at tobermandeanfh.com.


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