George John Young

Apr 10, 1921 - Jan 27, 2011


Born in Trenton, NJ 4/10/21 entered into rest 1/27/11. Proud Veteran of WWII he served in the Army 1st Infantry, the Big Red 1. He was awarded the Bronze Star, two Purple Hearts and many other metals and awards for his service to our country. A life member of VFW Post 67, where he served as Commander for 4 years and also served as Commander for several years at VFW Post 746 in NY. Beloved father Sandi Foster (husband Sam Foster), Gladys Young (Companion Priscilla Jamnicky), MaryAnn Wright (husband Bob Wright), beloved grandfather of Eric and Nicole Foster, great-grandfather of Michelle and Joseph Coviello. Preceded in death by his wife of 54 yrs, Gladys, who was the love of his life and grandson Tony Coviello. George was proud to have served in the Army for his country and was always there to help someone in need. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. We are all very proud to have had him in our lives and he will always be our hero. Family and friends are welcome to attend Visitation, Monday, 1/31/11 from 4pm-8pm, and Funeral Services, Tuesday, 2/1/11 at 9:30am both at Andrews & Greilich Mortuary, 3939 Fruitridge Rd., Sacramento. Interment to follow at 11:30am at Sacramento Valley VA National Cemetery, 5810 Midway Rd., Dixon

Funeral Home:
Andrews & Greilich Mortuary
3939 Fruitridge Road
Sacramento, CA
US 95820


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