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Lois Mae Young

Lois Mae Young

Pine River

Lois Mae Young, 79, of Pine River, passed away Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013.

She was born May 24, 1934, to LeRoy and Hazel (Smith) Gulbranson in Sacred Heart, Minn. Lois professed at Hector Convention in 1945 at age 11 and was baptized at the Hector Convention in 1947 at age 13. On Oct. 21, 1950, she married Clarence “Clifford” Young of Marietta, Minn. To this union five sons and one daughter were born. They moved to Backus in 1979 and Lois moved to the Good Samaritan Society, Pine River, in April 2003.

Lois is survived by her children, Steve (Carol) Young of Sioux Falls, S.D., Harlan (Pat) Young of Backus, Debbie (Russell) Behm of Thorp, Wis., Ted (Donna) Young of Pequot Lakes, Danny Young of Pequot Lakes, and Mark (Susan) Young of Lake Shore; 21 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; brothers, Floyd (Joyce) Gulbranson of Belgrade and Marvin (Glenyce) Gulbranson of Spicer; sisters, Deloris (Milo) Ruhl of Backus and Doris (Jim) Howard of New London; and brother-in-law, Clinton (Beverly) Young of Arlington, Texas.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Clifford; her parents; and brothers, Glen and Melvin.

Services were at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, at Kline Funeral Home, Pequot Lakes. Visitation was Tuesday from 4-7 p.m. and one hour prior to the service Wednesday.