June 29, 2009
Ms. Young was born in Great Barrington, MA on August 4, 1950 to Eunice Funk McCracken and the late Richard McCracken. She was employed as a pyschiatric aide for over 15 years with the Mental Health Association of Columbia-Greene in Hudson.
She is survived by her mother Eunice McCracken; daughter, Mrs. Erik (Melissa) Cardel of Somers, NY; step-daughter Karen Lopez; two step-grandchildren: Skyler and Caleb Lopez; three sisters: Kim Mahoney, Anita McCracken, and Susan McCracken; two nieces: Eden Goodrich and Erin Mahoney. She was predeceased by her father Richard McCracken and son Michael.
Private cremation was conducted at the Albany Rural Crematorium on June 30. A memorial prayer service will be held on Saturday, July 11, 2009 at 11:30 a.m. in the Remembrance Chapel of the Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home at 139 Jefferson Heights in Catskill with Deacon Michael F. McDonald officiating. As she was an avid animal lover, her family would appreciate memorial contributions to Animal Kind, Inc at P.O. Box 902, Hudson, NY 12534. Electronic condolences may be posted at www.millspaughcamerato.com
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