Kenneth R. “Ken” Young, 81, of Lebanon passed away on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospital. He was preceded in death by his wife, Sandra Young, who passed in 2017.

Ken was born in Lebanon on July 17, 1940, to the late James Grant and Kathryn (Poorman) Young. He was a (Military Service Branch) veteran. Ken was retired from Cleaver-Brooks, and had worked part-time at Advanced Dental Lab. He loved spending time upstate with his hunting buddies at his cabin. He enjoyed visiting his cabin year-round. Ken was devoted to his beloved dog, Katie.

Surviving are his children, Linda Boltz of Mt. Joy, Rita Young, of Lebanon, Michael Young, sister, Sandra Smith, of Oklahoma, brothers, Donald Young, of Lebanon, Robert Smith, of Lititz, sisters-in-law, Faye Hess and Rose Lauer, of Lebanon, his guardian angels, and Beverly Boger, of Lebanon.

Services are private. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to The Humane Society of Lebanon County, 150 N. Ramona Road, Myerstown PA 17067.