Mildred E. (Jewell) Young 92, passed away Monday March 27, 2006 at 10:30 a.m. at Greene County General Hospital in Linton, Indiana.
Born January 6, 1914, in Greene County she was the daughter of Edgar and Dora (Hutchens) Jewell.
She was an early elementary school teacher at Fairview in Bloomington and Bloomfield Elementary retired. She was a member of the Bloomfield United Methodist Church, Tri Kappa, Delta Kappa Gamma and the retired teachers association.
Survivors include: one granddaughter, Laura Young of Bloomfield; one sister, Peggy Gilliland of Bloomington; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Ralph W. Young (March 22, 1996); her son and daughter-in-law, David and Rita (Ray) Young (1987); her grandson, Michael Young (2000); two sisters Hilda Burch and Edna O'Mullane; and one brother, Herbert Jewell.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday at 1:30 p.m. at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield with Rev. Lynn Snyder and Rev. Billy Ed Hostettler officiating. Burial will be in Worthington Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Jenkins & Sons Funeral Home Bloomfield and from 12:30 until the hour of services Thursday.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bloomfield United Methodist Church in care of Jenkins Funeral Home.