Robert Young

Obituary of Robert C. Young

Robert C. Young, age 86, of Heuvelton, NY, passed away Saturday, February 6, 2021, at Grand Strand Medical Center, Myrtle Beach, SC. There will be no services at this time. Interment will be in the spring at Foxwood Memorial Park, Ogdensburg. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg. Robert is survived by his two daughters, Lisa Young of Heuvelton, NY and Anna Marie Munz and her husband, Keith, of Osceola, NY, a brother; R.E. (Butch) Young of Oklahoma City, OK; four grandchildren, Leah and John Rontorno, Elizabeth Munz, Kelsey Munz and Anna Munz; and many nieces and nephews. Robert is predeceased by his wife, Phyllis Young; a daughter, Tracy Young; three sisters; Catherine Nelson, Shirley Roemmich, and Patricia Carmen and a brother, Ernest (Pete) Young. Robert was born on July 31, 1934, in Harvard, NE, the son of Ernest and Mary (Leichleiter) Young. He married the love of his life, Phyllis Johnson, on November 20, 1955 in Santa Ana, CA. He graduated from Riverdale High School and went on to graduate from the Valley City State Teachers College, in Valley City, ND. Robert served in the United states Marine Corps and later taught Special Education and then fourth grade at Heuvelton Central School until he retired in 1989. Robert enjoyed golfing, reading, and spending time with his family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Potsdam Humane Society, 17 Madrid Ave Potsdam, NY 13676. Online condolences may be made at
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