Friday, May 27, 2016
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search


Preview the Paper Preview the Paper

Preview this week's Paper
A limited number of pages are displayed in this preview.
Preview this Week’s Issue ›
Subscribe Today ›

Lost & Found


VideoFound: Shepherd mix, showed up near C.R. 307 and C.R. 317, La Vernia, about one week ago, has orange collar with no tags. 210-385-2892.

VideoMISSING TORTOISE from S. Palo Alto Dr. in Estates of Eagle Creek on May 17th. If you see him, please contact us @ (210) 913-4558 or (830) 393-4030.
Reward! Lost: Fox Terrier, white and orange female, named Sara, no collar, went missing May 1, near F.M. 775 and 3432. Call Lindsay at 210-284-0094.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Very part-time help needed to feed cats, chickens, and horses, Monday-Friday, 2 times per day, morning after dawn but before 9 a.m. for approx. 30-45 minutes and p.m. before dark (summer about 6-8 p.m., winter 4-5 p.m.) for approx. 60-90 minutes. Suitable for someone who lives near location, which is exactly halfway between New Berlin and La Vernia. No smoking and requires working in all weather conditions. Long term job, it will not replace income, it will supplement. 830-372-5762.  
Shuttle Bus drivers needed, full-time and part-time, no experience needed. Good job tenure, clear criminal background/driving record required, $11.50-$12 DOE. Email sunny.myers@lkjordan.com. L.K. Jordan & Associates.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
Vinyards Funeral Home OBWCN your news your way-subscribeWCN Obituaries
You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.

Obituaries


Don Allan Young




E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story
Write a Tribute. Share a Memory.
November 30, 2011 | 4,719 views | 2 condolences

1938-2011

Don Allan Young, a longtime resident of Stockdale, Texas, passed away Sunday, Nov. 27, 2011, at 1:05 a.m. in the Guadalupe Regional Medical Center in Seguin at the age of 73 years, 4 months, and 22 days. Don was born July 5, 1938, in Robstown to Ralph W.C. and Marguerite Simkins Young.

He was a 1956 graduate of Floresville High School. He graduated from Texas A&I University in 1962, receiving a Bachelor of Science in secondary education. He was a member of Tau Delta Chi fraternity. He was a retired teacher and bus driver in the Floresville Independent School District.

Don and his wife, Loretta, just celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary by renewing their vows Nov. 19 in the Selieg Room of the Guadalupe Regional Medical Center. The Rev. Stephen Echols, pastor of Christ United Methodist Church in Stockdale, performed the ceremony. Don had planned this renewal of vows for a long time and presented Loretta another wedding ring and her favorite flowers -- a dozen yellow long-stemmed roses, as a token of his love for her.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Don is survived by his beloved wife, Loretta Young of Stockdale; his son, Dwayne Young and wife Polly of Stockdale; his daughters, Karen Roland and husband Steve of Bellville and Lisa Cobb and husband Gregg of Grapevine; grandchildren Nicole Maucere and husband Craig, and Matthew Cobb, all of Grapevine, and fiancée Samantha Shackleford of Colleyville, Erik Cobb of Grapevine, Allison, Ashley, Heather, and John Roland of Bellville, and Garrett Faust of Stockdale; his brother, Ernest Young and wife Lorraine of Floresville; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, and family.

Visitation will be held Thursday, Dec. 1, from 5-8 p.m. in the Finch Funeral Chapel in Stockdale.

A funeral service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel, with the Rev. Stephen Echols officiating.

Interment will follow in the Stockdale Cemetery in Stockdale.

Share your memories or tributes at wilsoncountynews.com
 

Your Condolences, Prayers, and Memories

 
Rochelle  
Floresville  
December 6, 2011 4:18am
 
I first met him in 1999. I was his monitor on his Rt. 7 bus. He would talk about his route area and pointed out his childhood home. He said he never needed a monitor until the kids through rocks up to the front. I witnessed ... More ›

 
Kenneth Mills  
Round Rock, TX  
November 30, 2011 6:00pm
 
Although Mr. Young was not much older than his students when he returned to Floresville High School after college graduation, his enthusiasm and sense of humor was a part of his personality that I fondly remember the most. I ... More ›

Please share a prayer, memory, or offer your condolences below.


You must be logged in to post a comment.




Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?

Obituaries Archives


Ann Orts Moore (May 25, 2016)
Carolyn Olenick (May 25, 2016)
Clem Hildebrand (May 25, 2016)
David Ramirez (May 25, 2016)
Paula Hemby (May 25, 2016)
Beckie Leigh Henderson (May 18, 2016)
Ira R. Alexander (May 18, 2016)
John Albert Trabucco Sr. (May 18, 2016)
John Gordon Crabb (May 18, 2016)
Josephine Agnes (Padalecki) Moravits (May 18, 2016)
Kay S. Broyles (May 18, 2016)
Kenneth Raymond Jarzombek (May 18, 2016)
Lorin ‘PaPaw’ Stewart Sr. (May 18, 2016)
Peggy Ann Kowalik (May 18, 2016)
Shanna Helmer Mitchell (May 18, 2016)
Shirley Mae (Milner) Korzekwa (May 18, 2016)
Terri Lynn Hrbacek (May 18, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Alice Ivey Sanders (May 11, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Clarice Quinn (May 11, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Clayton Parker Caddell (May 11, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Donald Walter Albrecht (May 11, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Emilio Hernandez Ruiz Sr. (May 11, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Eula Pearl (Peschke) Montgomery (May 11, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Geneva Treybig Smedley (May 11, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Glenda Ellen Glasco Simpson (May 11, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Harry B. Bell (May 11, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. John G. ‘Johnny’ Caroll (May 11, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Leslie W. Baumann (May 11, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Margaret ‘Marge’ Irene Westover (May 11, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Nancy Ann (Melenesk) Manka (May 11, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Robert Christopher Starnes (May 11, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Thomas J. Novak (May 11, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Virginia Ortega (May 11, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Albina (Horky) Capps (May 4, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Brenda (Rayburn) Lamberson (May 4, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Elisa V. Servantez (May 4, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Juliana Rocha Gonzales (May 4, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Lillie Anaya (May 4, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Vivian Mangum Rosenbalm (May 4, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Walter Alfred Ulbricht (May 4, 2016)
Full obituary available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. William C. ‘Bill’ Dunn (May 4, 2016)
WCN Share Your Thoughts
obituary page obituary submission
Voncille Bielefeld homeAllstate & McBride RealtyHeavenly Touch homeTriple R DC Experts

  Copyright © 2007-2016 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.