Holland, Ohio resident and McMinnville native Linda G. Bates Young, 72, was born June 9, 1943 and died Dec. 9 at the Hospice of Northwest Ohio following an extended illness.
A retired nurse’s aide, she was the daughter of the late Toy and Hazel Starkey Bates. She was married Oct. 13, 1961 to Glenn Montgomery Young, who preceded her in death. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Tom, Charles and Bill Bates.
She is survived by son, Eric Young of San Jose, Calif.; daughter and son-in-law, Cindy and Chris Eppink of Toledo, Ohio; sister and brother-in-law, Melba and Steve Marcrom of McMinnville; and several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at High’s Chapel with Jon Ballard officiating. Visitation will be from noon until the time of service Saturday at High’s. There will be a private burial at Mt. View Cemetery.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.