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A. LaRue Young

September 27, 1929 April 10, 2010
A. LaRue Young
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A. LaRue Young, 80, of Bells Landing, passed away Saturday April 10, 2010 at the DuBois Regional Me3dical Center, West.

Born September 27, 1929 in Bloom Township, Clearfield County, she was the daughter of Charles W. and Captola Catherine (Witherite) Gearhart.  Mrs. Young was a homemaker.  Mrs. Young along with her late husband participated in numerous local gospel events and was affiliated with many Gospel Music Associations Nationally as well as in Pennsylvania until her death.  She attended the Mahaffey Church of the Brethren.

On April 3, 1946 in Bells Landing, she wed James I. Young who preceded her in death on April 17, 1999.  She was also preceded in death by her parents, 4 brothers Charles C. Gearhart, Glenn R. Gearhart, infant Kenneth D. Gearhart, and Russell R. Greene and 2 sisters Catherine A. McClinsey and Thelma M. Kline.  She was the last member of her generation.

Surviving are 2 children James R. Young and his wife Jean of Bells Landing and Shirley J. Bennett and her husband James of Curry Run.  Also surviving are 6 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.

Services for Mrs. Young will be held at the Chester C. Chidboy Funeral Home, Inc. of Curwensville, on Tuesday April 13, 2010 at 11:00 AM, with Pastor Scott Schultz officiating.  Interment will be in the Watts Cemetery Redden Hill, Curwensville RD.

Friends will be received at the funeral home on Monday April 12 from 4 to 8 PM, and Tuesday from 10 AM until time of services.

The family suggests contributions be made to either the Curwensville Public Library 601 Beech St. Curwensville, PA  16833 or the Grampian Lions Club Relay for Life Team c/o Chidboy Funeral Home, Inc. 300 State St. Curwensville, PA 16833

Online condolences may be made to the family at .                          

The Chester C. Chidboy Funeral Home, Inc. of Curwensville is in charge of the arrangements.
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