- Cullman, Alabama

November 11, 2013

James Robert Young

Moss-Service Funeral Home

CULLMAN — James Robert Young

James Robert Young, 77, passed away Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, at his residence.  He was born Nov. 24, 1935, in Cullman, to the late Martin H. and Gertrude Berrens Young.

He is survived by his wife, Betty Jane Young; a daughter, Lisa Marie Durcholz; son, James A. (Greta) Young; sisters, Mary Adams, Louise Weaver, Dolores Osborne and Patricia Weissend; brothers, William H. Young, Joseph M. Young, Raymond Young  and Johnny Young; and grandsons, Michael Glenn Young and Patrick Austin Young.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Bernard Young; and a son-in-law: Kevin Durcholz.

Visitation will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, with a rosary service at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, with interment in the Catholic cemetery.

The family would like to express special thanks to Colby Maher, MD; the Omega Hospice doctor, nurses and home care aides; especially, Dr. Greg Meiman, Aide Kay Bentley and Nurse Jodie English; and caregivers, Mary Grieco, Mary Jo Parker and Anita Cagle.

Donations may be made in memory or Mr. Young to Sacred Heart Building Fund, Sacred Heart Bereavement Committee, Sacred Heart School.

Thanks to Pastor Patrick Egan, O.S.B., and longtime friend, Frank Fink.

Moss-Service Funeral Home assisted the family.