Betty L. Young

Betty L. Young, 84, of Leavenworth, died Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011, at Shawnee Mission Medical Center. She was born Sept. 9, 1927, in Parsons, Kan., the daughter of Earl and Alice (Treadwell) Trout.

Betty L. Young

Betty worked at Hallmark Cards for over 20 years. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Leavenworth. On Mar 24, 1958, she married Donald L. Young in Fredonia, Kan. He preceded her in death on Jan. 14, 2005.

She is survived by her three children, Mark (Jeanette) Young of Scottsdale, Ariz., David (Janet) Young of Leavenworth and Sharon (Philip) Tompkins of Spring Hill, Kan.; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and two sisters, Lois Emery and Nola Fisher.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home. A funeral service will begin at 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Graveside services and burial will be at 3 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Parsons, Kan. Memorials are suggested to Shawnee Mission Medical Center.