OAKHAM - Hazel M. Young, 94, passed away August 6, 2018.
She leaves her daughter, Patricia Daley and her husband, William; her daughter Kathryn Young; and her son, Jeffrey Young and his wife, Barbara, all of Oakham plus 11 grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husband, Ralph T. Young, Jr., daughter, Robin Young Skowyra and two sons shortly after their birth, Alan and Steven.
Hazel was born in Oakham to John P. and Mary C. O'Donnell. She was a graduate of Barre High School and the Fairfield School of Worcester, MA.
She was the bookkeeper plus for the R.T. Young Construction Company of Oakham. She loved the town of Oakham and served as the first selectwoman, was on the finance committee and served on various other committees and groups. The town's Historical Museum was her childhood home. She was always known for her beautiful quilting and other crafts. She was part of two quilting groups for many years and had so many wonderful memories from them.
Calling hours will be held on Friday, August 10,20189 from 9:30 - 11:00 am in Pillsbury Funeral Home 96 S.Barre Rd.Barre. The funeral will be held at 11am in the funeral home. Burial will follow in St. Joseph's Cemetery, North Brookfield, MA. In lieu of flowers a donation to the Oakham Historical Museum, P.O. Box 236, Oakham, MA 01068. For an online tribute please visit: Pillsburyfuneralhome.com