The Herald Bulletin

March 10, 2013

Dr. Gary A. Young

Feb. 4, 1940 — March 9, 2013


ANDERSON, Ind. — Dr. Gary Alfred Young, 73, of Anderson, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2013, at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital, following a sudden illness.

He was born Feb. 4, 1940, in Neche, N.D., to Earl and Iola (Askew) Young.

He received a bachelor of science degree in education from the University of North Dakota in 1962, and received a doctor of Chiropractic degree from New York Chiropractic College in 1979.

Gary was the owner/operator of Dr. Gary A. Young Chiropractic in Anderson for 34 years.

He was a member of New Horizons United Methodist Church in Anderson, where he served as a Lay speaker. He was also a member of the Indiana State Chiropractic Association, International Chiropractors Association, Sacro-Occipital Research Society, Madison County Chamber of Commerce, Institute of Certified Professional Managers and a lifelong member of Fellowship Masonic Lodge No. 681.

He is survived by his wife, De Anna Faye (Jaquess) Young; two children, Kenneth (wife, Cheryl) Young of Marlboro, Mass., and Beverly (husband, Mike) Fortney of Lasalle, Minn.; three stepchildren, Ranelle (husband, Randy) Duncan of Frankton, Michelle Smith of Albion and Chris (wife, Darlene) Harting of Valdosta, Ga.; his sister, Dorothy Sgutt of Mesa, Ariz.; 13 grandchildren, Brian, Laura and Beth Young, Benjamin Fortney, Tiffany Ibeling, Dominic Foster, Malcolm J. Foster, Richmond Hall, Christopher A. Harting Jr., Josephine M. Harting, Deanna F. Harting, Kayla G. Hall and Savannah A. Neal; four great-grandchildren, Veronica, Zachary, and Christopher Ibeling, and Katherine R. McMillian; and several nieces and nephews.

Gary was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Kent Young.

A funeral service will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home, 1010 N. Main St., Lapel. Burial will take place at Brookside Cemetery, Lapel, at a later date.

Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.  

Post online condolences at www.hersbergerfuneralhome.com or www.theheraldbulletin.com.