Calvin Young, age 71, of Silverwood, MI passed away Saturday, December 29, 2012 at home with his family.
Funeral services will be 11 A.M. Thursday, January 3, 2013 at the Silverwood Methodist Church with Pastor Ron Hutchinson officiating.
The family will receive visitors 2 – 8 P.M. Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at the Avram Funeral Home in Mayville, MI with a Masonic Service at 7 P.M. and 10 A.M. until time of the service Thursday at the church.
Internment will take place at West Burlington Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Silverwood United Methodist Church or Ronald McDonald House.
Calvin was born April 2, 1941 in Oxford , MI, the son of Charles and Inez (Waite) Young. He married Linda Thorpe December 2, 1961 in Auburn Hills, MI. Calvin retired from General Motors and was a potato farmer. He was a member of the Silverwood United Methodist Church, Caro Moose Lodge, and a lifetime member of the Lake Orion Masons #46. Calvin served on the Mayville School Board for eight years. He loved spending time with family, and also enjoyed fishing, hunting, old tractors, and trucks.
Calvin is survived by his wife; Linda of Silverwood, MI, one son; Brad Young of Marlette, MI, one son-in-law; Scott Buhl of Mayville, MI, two brothers; Herbert (Pam) Young of Mayville, MI, Thomas (Christine) Young of Unionville, MI, one sister; Nancy (Randy) Frenzel of Mayville, MI, five grand children, and one great grand daughter.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and daughter Teri in 2006.
Friends may share an on-line condolence at www.avramfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Avram Funeral Home, 6028 Lincoln St., P.O. Box 130, Mayville, MI 48744 Telephone 989-843-5441.