Robert Young

Robert Everett Young

November 12, 1935 - July 12, 2020
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ROCKLAND – Robert Everett Young, 84, passed away Sunday, July 12, 2020 at the Sussman House in Rockport.

Born November 12, 1935 in Rockland to William H. and Marion E. (Thayer) Young. He was the youngest of eight children. Robert was educated in local schools before having to go to work to support himself and his family as his mother passed away when he was 7 years old.

He married Violet Mitchell on August 7, 1953 and together they raised 6 daughters. This coming August would have been their 67th wedding anniversary.

Robert was a man of simple means and a hard worker. He worked 31 years for the former FMC company as a machine operator and was an avid Archer and Motorcyclist.

Predeceased by his parents, his daughter Kim Dewar, four brothers, Linwood, Fred, Edward, and Robert Young; and four sisters, Margery Googins, Priscilla Ulmer, Hilda Hawkins, and Marion Young (Doherty). He us survived by his wife Violet of Rockland; his daughters, Vicki Jo Gamage, Deborah Rogers, Katrina Gove, Roberta Shariff, and Andree (Andy) Toon; as well as 13 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.

There will be no public services as Robert’s family has decided to remember his life privately.
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Teresa Flanagan Harrington

Posted at 04:40pm
Violet and girls,
I was saddened to read of Bob's passing. He was a very loving and caring man. I will ALWAYS be grateful to him, and the rest of you, for the kindness and love you showed me during a particular difficult time in my life. He will forever be in my heart.
I love you all so very much.

Teresa Flanagan Harrington

Tyler Everett Scharff

Posted at 10:58am
We love you, Puppa.
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Mary Sternberg Bassick Posted at 08:11pm

I am so sorry for your loss. Thinking of all of you. Sincerely, Mary Sternberg Bassick

debbie gushee

Posted at 10:21pm
so sorry to all of you on the loss of your dad and husband-- lots of wonderful menories to cherish on Thomaston st!! take care all you - love ya Berta Mae!!!!!

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