Dorothy C.'s Story
Dorothy C. Young, 82, of Salem, N.H., died Tuesday, May 9th at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill.
Dorothy was born and educated in Lawrence, the daughter of the late Dorothy (Bodenrader) and Weldon Young, Sr.
She graduated from Lawrence High School and Lawrence General Hospital School of Nursing. She was employed as an RN at Lawrence General Hospital for many years. Dorothy loved traveling, doing jigsaw puzzles, crossword puzzles and playing bingo. She enjoyed gatherings with her family and friends. She was predeceased by her sister, Joan Anderson. Dorothy will be sadly missed by her nieces and nephews whom they loved as their surrogate Mom. Dorothy raised them when her sister passed away.
She is survived by her brothers, Robert Young of Salem, N.H., Edward Young and wife Catherine of Merrimac, Mass. and Weldon Young, Jr. of Manchester, N.H.; her nieces and nephews, Dawn Pace, Deborah Guimond, Dean Anderson and fiancee, Rhonda Lavin, David Anderson and wife, Paige, Douglas Anderson, Kenneth Young, Shannie Sturk, Stephen Young and Tricia Cignetti; five great-nieces and nephews and three great-great-nieces.
Visitation will be from Thursday, May 11th from 4 to 8 p.m. at Douglas & Johnson Funeral Home, 214 Main St., Salem, N.H.
The Funeral Service will be Friday at 10:30 a.m. at Douglas & Johnson Funeral Home. Burial is in Elmwood Cemetery, Methuen.
Memorial contributions in Dorothy's name can be made to: Amedysis Hospice, 1E Commons Drive, Unit 33, Londonderry, NH 03053.
To send a message of condolence to the family, please view the obituary at www.douglasandjohnson.com.
Published on May 11, 2017