Minta Young, 92, of Herlong, passed away peacfullly June 20, 2014 at Banner Lassen Medical Center in Susanville.
She was born Oct. 17, 1921 in Denning, Arkansas, the daughter of the late John and Bessie Shirley, and had resided in Herlong since 1952. She was a homemaker and an avid walker for many years. She was also a member of the Eastern Star. She was a dear sweet lady and was loved so much by her family and friends.
She will be missed by all.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Warren Young. Also by three brothers and one sister.
Survivors include her son, Jerry Young (Marie), and daughter, Nancy Garza (Paul), both of Herlong; six grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life for Minta Young will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 29, 2014 at the Doyle Senior Building.