Norma's Story

GOULDSBORO - Norma "Betty" Young, age 85, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at Seaport Village Healthcare in Ellsworth, ME. She was born on November 9, 1930 in Hartford, CT, a daughter to the late Norman and Rita (Gauthier) Dalton.

Betty lived in Back Bay, Boston, Massachusetts until enlisting in the U.S. Army WAC on August 19, 1949 as a cryptographer. She served in Heidelberg and Frankfurt, Germany for 3 years and was honorably discharged on June 13, 1953. Betty married Robert T. Young on December 20, 1953 and they were together for over 62 years. In 1993, they decided to move from New Jersey and relocate to beautiful and peaceful Gouldsboro, Maine.

She is survived by her loving husband, Robert T. Young of Gouldsboro, ME; only daughter- Ann Kinney and husband, Joe of Dingmans Ferry, PA and special granddaughter- Maxine Kinney of Dingmans Ferry, PA.

Betty's life will be celebrated on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at 11am at the Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Home location in Milbridge, ME. A committal service and burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Milbridge, ME. Online condolences may be shared at www.bragdonkelley.com. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate memorial contributions to be made to: The Ark Animal Shelter PO Box 276 Cherryfield, ME 04622.
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