Emma E. Young, 88, MCHS grad, worked at Manheim Auto Auction, enjoyed ceramics

By on February 3, 2016

Emma E. Young, 88, formerly of Manheim, passed away Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, at Masonic Village, Elizabethtown.

Born in Rheems, she was the daughter of the late Phares O. and Lilly Landvater Frey. She was the loving wife of the late Harold H. Young, who died in 2015.

Emma retired as a secretary for Dr. Charles A. Callis Jr., Manheim. She also worked part-time at the Manheim Auto Auction. Emma graduated from the former Manheim High School in 1945. She was a member of Salem United Methodist Church, Manheim, Faith United Methodist Church, Lititz, and Zion United Methodist Church, Schaefferstown. Emma was a 50-year member and Past Matron of the Lititz Springs Chapter No. 499 Order of Eastern Star. Her interests included crocheting, ceramics, cooking, playing cards and crafts.

Surviving are two sons: Jeffrey L., husband of Shari P. Young, of Las Vegas, Nevada; Kenneth E., husband of Shirl Young, of Medford, Ore.; a daughter: Penny L. Shoop of Elizabethtown; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and a sister-in-law: Mary Jean Frey of Manheim.

She was preceded in death by a grandson: Jason Young; a sister: Erma Frey; and two brothers: Blaine and Norman Frey.

Services were held Jan. 31 at Buch Funeral Home, Manheim. Interment was in Manheim Fairview Cemetery, Penn Township.

In lieu of flowers, those desiring may send contributions in Emma’s memory to Faith United Methodist Church, 1290 Fruitville Pike, Lititz, PA 17543.

To send the family online condolences, visit BuchFuneral.com. Buch Funeral Home, Manheim, had charge of the arrangements.

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