Mary Dunlap Young, 83, of Caldwell, passed away Tuesday May 2, 2017. A time of visitation will be from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., Thursday, May 4, 2017, at Callaway-Jones Funeral Center in Bryan. A funeral service honoring her life is set for 11 a.m., Friday, May 5, also at Callaway-Jones, with Certified Celebrant Dawn Lee Wakefield officiating, with a reception immediately following in the Pecan Room.
Mary was born March 6, 1934, in Victoria, Texas, to James and Mary Dunlap. She was a member of the Daughters of American Revolution, Lions Club of Caldwell, Mensa, and she was also a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Caldwell.
Mary was a lifetime learner, earning a Master’s Degree in Education. She retired from many years of teaching and counseling in public education. When she wasn’t teaching, she enjoyed dancing and reading, and she will be remembered as being a strong independent woman.
Survivors include her loving husband of 66 years, Roger Young of Caldwell; son, Jim Young and wife Mariann of Dearborn, MI; daughters, Patty Cleaveland and husband Everett of Pasadena, Carol Ivy and husband Danny of Pasadena; grandchildren, Annabelle Young, Emily Young and fiancé Peter Warren, Adrienne Young and husband Jeff Bozell, Jason Brown and wife Perla, Adam Ivy and fiancé Katherine Pumphrey, Erin Hennington and husband Jake; and great grandchildren, Jacob Bozell, Brianna, Jason Jr., and Alyssa Brown, Alexis Ivy, Madelyn Hennington and Bryson Pumphrey; as well as many other loving relatives and friends.Print This Obituary