David Allen Young
The passing of David Allen Young occurred unexpectedly at his residence in St. Stephen NB on May 18, 2021. Born in Saint John NB on July 26, 1959, he was a son of the late Cyril and Alice (Goodeill) Young. He is survived by his son: Eric Young of Pennfield NB; his step-father: Hazen Wilcox of Pennfield NB; his special friend: Linda Fournier of St. Stephen NB; sister-in-law: Nona Russell of Blacks Harbour NB; nephews: Nick Maillet (Jen) of Halifax NS and Russell Young (Victoria) of Blacks Harbour NB; grand-nieces: Vivienne, Emily and Scarlett; grand-nephew: Lucas; and many cousins. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brother: Donald Young: one sister: Nancy Young.
Prior to illness, David worked with his step-father Hazen for Atlantic Towing for many years before going to work for Connors Brothers in Blacks Harbour in the Can and Cover Division and Impress. An avid outdoorsman, David loved hunting and fishing and was also a simple man who enjoyed sitting around the camp fire and having a drink with his friends while sharing countless stories. David was a big hockey fan and in his younger days played with many local teams. He will be missed by his family and many friends.
Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St. George NB. Resting at the funeral home with visiting on Friday from 6-8 pm. Due to Covid-19 and limited seating for services, there will be no memorial service held. In David's memory, donations to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family.