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Gregory F. Young

October 30, 1951 - November 19, 2012

GREGORY F. YOUNG, 61, of Fulton, IL, died Monday, November 19, 2012, at Mercy Medical Center North, Clinton, IA.

Greg was born October 30, 1951, in Joliet, IL, to Richard F. and Margaret (Feeley) Young. He was educated in the St. Peter and Paul Grade School in Naperville, IL and was a graduate of Benet Academy in Lisle, IL. He attended the University of Illinois in Champaign, IL. Greg married Roxane L. Cossman on October 31, 2009, in Fulton, IL. He was employed by Exelon Power Company in Maywood, IL, for 33 years. Greg enjoyed golfing and was an avid White Sox and Packer fan.

Survivors include his wife, Roxane; one son, Seamus Young and fiancée Nicole Pope of Naperville, IL; his mother, Margaret "Posey" Young of Naperville, IL; three stepdaughters, Melissa Ball of Morrison, IL; Kaleena (Dan) Johnson of Clinton, IA; and Elizabeth Graham of Fulton, IL; one stepson, Elijah (Sally) Ball of Clinton, IA; eleven grandchildren, Makenna Young, Abbey and Alex Brown, Ashton Hayes, Austin and Ryleigh Johnson, Logan and Bowen Graham, Syrene and Ravae Ball, and Jade Swan; one brother, Richard Young of Naperville, IL.

He was preceded in death by his father.

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The family will host a "Celebration of Life" for Greg on Saturday, December 1, 2012, from 2:00 to 6:00 P.M., at Cattail Park, in Fulton, IL

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Gregory F. Young

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