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“Aunt Rosalie, We just heard that Uncle Ken passed away, we are sorry to hear of this. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Take...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Richard and Carol Young - SD

“Rosalie and family dear, Joan Bassing e-mailed me of your loss. So sorry. Bob was very fond of Ken through their school years. My deepest...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Dorothy Schmidt - Pceamsode, CA

“Rosalie, Mike, Jeff and Susan, I am so sorry for your loss. I have such fond memories of all good times we used to have as neighbors on 18th Avenue...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Jean Jones Quick - Moline, IL

“So sorry to hear about Uncle Ken. We are thinking of all of you. All prayers are with you at this time. -Darren and Mary Chester ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Mary Chester (Young) - SD - Niece

“Dear Rosalie and family, My deepest sympathy to all of you. Remember the good times you had with Ken! God's blessing on you. Susan Elton (LeAnn's...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Susan Elton - Greeley, CO

“Dear Rosalie and Family; I am saddened at Ken's passing, but relieved that he is now in God's hands. He has been such a special person to all whom he...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Judy Glancy - Moline, IL

“Hello Roselie and family, My thoughts are with you and your family with sincere sympathy for the passing of someone who brought light into the world...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: connie tosch - northfield, MN

“We knew you from Franklin, Ind. in 1952 while Don & Ken were in the Army. Ken and Don can now talk old times. Don passed away Sept. 16th of this ...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Joan Pinard - Sun Lakes, AZ

Kenneth "Ken" J. Young, age 83, of East Moline, died Friday, June 22, 2012 at Trinity, Rock Island.

Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at Esterdahl Mortuary & Crematory, Ltd. 6601-38th Avenue, Moline. Visitation is 4:00-6:00 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial is at Moline Memorial Park.

Ken was born December 12, 1928 in Sioux Falls, SD, the son of Ovila and Rosa Jeffrey Young. He married Rosalie Rovang in 1952 in Sioux Falls.

Ken was employed as a service development manager for Buick Motor Division for 33 years, retiring in 1990.
He was an Army veteran of the Korean War. Ken was a member of Christ the King Catholic Church in Moline.

Wife Rosalie Young
Children Michael (Jill) Young
Jeff Young
Susan (Bob) Clevenstine
5 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren

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