The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

December 13, 2012

Mary L. Young, 88, Sunbury


The Daily Item

— SUNBURY — Mary L. Young, 88, of Sunbury, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012, in Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

She was born June 29, 1924, in Minersville, the daughter of the late Frank and Sophia (Burke) Bonawitz. She was married to George F. Young, who preceded her in death in 1986.

Mary was a graduate of Northumberland High School.

She and her late husband operated a stand in the Sunbury Market House for many years.

She was a member of Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church, Sunbury.

Mary enjoyed shopping, bingo and trips to Atlantic City.

She is survived by four daughters and sons-in-law, Carol L. Supsic, of Sunbury, Bonnie A. and Allen Marshall, of Sunbury, Susan G. Rose, of Sunbury, and Joann and Edward Haladay, of Danville; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

A viewing will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at the Jerre Wirt Blank Funeral Home, 395 State St., Sunbury, followed by the funeral at 11.

Interment will be in Northumberland Memorial Park, Stonington.

In lieu of flowers, friends are asked to make donations to a charity of their choice.