Young, Lawrence R., Hemlock, Michigan


Passed away Sunday, March 4, 2012, at his home. Age 71 years. Lawrence was born May 5, 1940 in Saginaw, the son of the late Harvey R. and Anna M. (Unger) Young. He married Bernice M. Basner, August 3, 1963. She survives him. He served with the U. S. Army and was a member of the Merrill Baptist Church. Surviving besides his wife, Bernice, are three children and their spouses, Robert and Tammie Young; Brian and Ann Young; Kim and Tom Cheslik; ten grandchildren, Scott, Amanda, Kassie, T.J., Nick, Trevor, Kerrigan, Mikayla, Brittney, Derrick; a sister, Mary Krause; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother, Barry Young. The funeral service will take place on Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 201 N. Miller Road. Rev. Clayton Beck will officiate with Military burial in Richland Twp. Cemetery under the auspices of the Hemlock-Merrill V.F.W. Post 7302. Friends may call at the Chapel from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Tuesday. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the wishes of the family. www.casefuneralhome.com