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Obituary for Jeffrey A Young

OAKHAM- Jeffrey Alan Young,56, Jeff passed away on October 30, 2018 after a short battle with cancer. Jeff was born on July 17, 1962 in Ware, MA. He leaves his wife of 35 years, Barbara Young, three daughters, Megan, Kelley, and Erin Young, and his two sisters, Pat Daley and her husband Bill, and Kathy Young. He is predeceased by his parents, Ralph and Hazel Young and his sister, Robin Skowyra.

Jeff graduated from the University of Vermont with a Master’s of Statistics. He worked for CIGNA Healthcare for the last 23 years as the Director of Informatics.

He was very involved in the community, having held positions as Selectman, Moderator, and in the finance committee. He was also the president of the Oakham Historical Association.

Jeff’s greatest passion was traveling. He visited his 50th state in August. He also enjoyed his many trips to Hilton Head Island, SC. Jeff loved reading about history and collecting old maps. Sports and golf were also a favorite past time of his. Most of all, he loved spending time with his wife and daughters.

Friends and family are invited to attend calling hours on Monday, November 5,2018 from 5-8PM in Pillsbury Funeral Home 96 S.Barre Rd. Barre. The funeral for Jeff will be held on Tuesday at 11:00AM in the funeral home. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery in Oakham. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Oakham Historical Association PO Box 236 Oakham,MA.01068. For an online tribute and guestbook please visit:

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