Young, Phyllis D. (nee. Dowdle) |1942-2015|

East Liverpool Review
Friday, January 23, 2015
Page 5A

Phyllis D. Young, 72

STEUBENVILLE – Phyllis D. Young, 72 of Bell School Rd. in Calcutta passed away at the Valley Hospice Care Center in Steubenville on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2105 following a lengthy illness.

A native of Mobile, Ala.; she was born there on June 30, 1942 to the late Melvin Kary Dowdle and Florence Irene Webb Dowdle.

Phyllis was a homemaker and a Baptist by faith.

Her husband of 47 years, George S. Young Sr. whom she married on Sept. 17, 1958 died on Oct. 10, 2011.

Surviving are her children, Irene Figley, Barbara Kornbau and her spouse Kenneth, Melissa Skaggs and her spouse Mary, and George S. Young Jr.; her sister and brothers, Ann Porter and husband Bob, Kary Dowdle, and Ronald Dowdle and wife Mary, eight grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.

Private family services were held at the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester.

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