Lawrence “Larry” Raymond Young
passed away peacefully at home in St. Michael on Saturday, January 11, 2020 at the age of 85.
Larry was preceded in death by parents, Lawrence “Bill” and Hazel Young; and sister, Laura.
He is survived by loving wife, Lucille “Lucy” of 63 years; children, Jeffrey Lawrence “Jeff” (Heather Magee-) Young, Cindy (Doug) Skaalrud, Jill (Brad) Smith; granddaughters, Callan Young (John Leitch), Kelsey (Garrett) Battleson, Dr. Riley Young (Matt Novak); brother, Jim Young; and sister, Shari Tivy.
Larry was a journeyman plumber and lifetime member of U.A. Local Union No.15. He was a long-time resident of New Hope. Larry and family built a cabin near Aitkin, MN enjoying Gun Lake for 45 years. Fishing was his favorite hobby and fly-in trips to Canada with buddies were very special to him. Larry was an avid golfer and member at Minnesota National Golf Course preceded by Savanna Golf & Supper Club near McGregor, MN.
A celebration of life will be held on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 11:00 AM, with visitation 1 hour before the service, at Word of Peace Lutheran Church in Rogers – 21705 129th Ave. N., Rogers MN 55374. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Parkinson’s Foundation at parkinson.org/ways-to-give.
Serving the family is The Peterson Chapel St. Michael-Albertville Funeral Home. 763-497-5362.