Mildred E. (Jewell) Young, 92, of Bloomfield, passed away at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, March 27, 2006 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton.
Born Jan. 6, 1914 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Edgar Jewell and Dora Hutchens. She had been married to Ralph W. Young, who passed away March 22, 1996.
She was an early elementary school teacher at Fairview in Bloomington and Bloomfield Elementary. She was a member of the Bloomfield United Methodist Church, Tri Kappa, Delta Kappa Gamma, and the Retired Teachers Association.
Survivors include: a granddaughter Laura Young of Bloomfield; a sister Peggy Gilliland of Bloomington; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Ralph, a son and daughter-in-law David and Rita (Ray) Young in 1987, a grandson Michael Young in 2000, two sisters, Hilda Burch and Edna O'Mullane, and a brother Herbert Jewell.
Funeral service will be at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday at Jenkins Funeral Home Bloomfield with the Rev. Lynn Snyder and the Rev. Billy Ed Hostettler officiating. Burial will be in Worthington Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday and 12:30 p.m. until the hour of services Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bloomfield United Methodist Church in care of Jenkins Funeral Home.
Online condolences are available at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com.