Faye Louise Young, age 90, of Erie, passed away Saturday, September 1, 2018. For the past several years, Faye lived with her daughter in Ashtabula, OH, but had lived in Summit Township since the early 1950’s. She married Charles F. Young in 1950, and he preceded her in death in 1983. Faye was a homemaker who loved her family very much and enjoyed time spent with her many grandchildren.
Born in Franklin, PA on November 13, 1927, Faye was one of nine children of the late Wilbur and Ila Hoffmann Sanford. Three of her siblings preceded her in death- Barbara Shonka, Ira Sanford, and Ruth Kula; along with her husband Charles, and her son, Keith.
Family members include four children- Sandra Meely (Douglas), Charles Young (Susan), Melvin Young (Belinda), and Michael Young (Sherine); seven grandchildren- Melissa Wisnyai (Gregory), Meghan Cahill (Matthew), Daniel Young (Jeanne), Phillip Young (Sheena), Michelle Young, Julia Young, and Landry Young; four great-grandchildren; and five siblings- Mary Kibbe (Charles), Martha Kula, Bill Sanford, Helen Fries (Bill), and Shirley Mori.
Friends may call at Van Matre Funeral Home in Waterford on Tuesday evening from 6-8 p.m. and may attend funeral services there Wednesday morning at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Waterford Cemetery.