Cora Romayne Young


Cora Romayne (Gautsch) Young, 88, of Lousia Street, Williamsport, passed away Sunday, April 14, 2019, at her home.
She was born June 7, 1930, at home in Northumberland, a daughter of the late Maurice O. and Olive Mae (Orner) Gautsch. On Dec. 23, 1949, she married Donald O. Young who preceded her in death on Oct. 6, 1996.

Cora was a 1948 graduate of Northumberland High School.
She later gained employment with Furman's Cannery, Northmberland, and retired in 1992 after 26 years of service from Acme Markets, Williamsport.
She was a member of Christ United Methodist Church and of the Priestley Chapter 423 Order of Eastern Star, both of Northumberland.
Cora enjoyed baking, cooking and fishing, but most of all, spoiling her grandchildren.

Surviving are two sons and daughters-in-law, Donald O. Jr. and Mary Kathryn Young of Williamsport, and David and Shelia Young of Waynesboro; three daughters and one son-in-law, Linda Goodbrod and Susan Metzger, both of Williamsport, and Carol and Glenn Fagley of South Williamsport; 10 grandchildren, Kristin Musto, Jodie Ellis, Heather Goodbrod, Keri Hawkins, Josh Metzger, Allison Marsh, Jake Young, Tessa Young, and Neill and Brian Fagley; 15 great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Jim and Glenn Gautsch, both of Sunbury.

In addition to her parents and husband of 47 years, Cora was preceded in death by one son, Maurice O. Young; three brothers, Maurice, Thomas and Richard Gautsch; and two sisters, Lois Ryan and Nancy Vankirk.

Friends and family may call from 10 a.m. to noon on Thursday, April 18, at the Joseph W. Epler Funeral Home, 210 King St., Northumberland, followed by the funeral at noon, with the Rev. Joan Dodson officiating.
Burial will follow in Riverview Cemetery, Northumberland.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Cora's memory may be made to UPMC Susquehanna Hospice Williamsport, 1100 Grampian Blvd., Williamsport, PA 17701.
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kathy heltman
Apr 18, 2019
My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. I am so sorry for your loss. May all your loving memories help give you comfort and peace.