Evelyn R. Young, 70


Evelyn Ruth Young, 70, of Brighton, formerly of Litchfield, died on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022, at Robings Manor in Brighton.

Funeral services will be held at a later date. Hough and Sons Funeral Home in Hillsboro is assisting the family.

Ms. Young was born March 16, 1952, in Steubenville, OH, to Paul and Bessie (Everhart) Young.

She attended nursing schools and graduated from Capitol Area Vocational School. During her career, Ms. Young served as a nurse at several locations.

She is survived by her children, Shannon (Dennis) Dey of Brighton, Matthew David (Julie) VanCuren of Litchfield and Francine VanCuren of Taylorville; nine grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

Ms. Young was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Paul Young, Jr.; sister, Donna Young; and one grandson, Jacob L. Dey.

Memorials may be directed to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Online condolences to the family may be left at www.houghfuneralhome.com.