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Mabel Young


Mabel Ellen Young, 68, of Oberlin, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 in Frey Village Nursing Center. She was the widow of Robert A. Young.

Mabel was born on October 10, 1948 in Harrisburg, Pa. She was a member of Grace Chapel Church, Elizabethtown, where she was the former Director of the Grace Chapel Food Pantry. Mabel’s greatest joy was her family.

Mabel is survived by her son, Robert A. Young II and wife Kelley of Oberlin; her grandchildren, Zachary, Eric, Skyler, Devin and Maegan Young; and her two great- grandchildren, Aiden and Marissa Young.

A tribute to Mabel’s life was held on Monday, June 5, 2017 at 1 p.m. at the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 260 East Main St., Middletown. Visitation was from 12 p.m. until 1 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home.

Burial was be in Woodlawn Memorial Gardens, Lower Paxton Township.

A luncheon and a memorial service was held at 3:30 p.m. at her church, 2535 Colebrook Road, Elizabethtown, Pa.

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