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Deborah D (Hawk) Young

February 2, 1949 ~ August 13, 2018 (age 69)

     Deborah D. Young, age 69, of New Bethlehem, passed away early Monday morning, August 13, 2018 at the Clarview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Sligo.

     Born January 2, 1949 in New Bethlehem, she was the daughter of the late Calvin and Thelma Bailey Hawk and was a graduate of Redbank Valley High School.

     She married Bruce W. Young on June 20, 1970 and he survives.

     Debbie was a member of the First United Methodist Church in New Bethlehem and was a former member of the New Bethlehem Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary.

    She liked spending time on her computer, but her greatest joy was spending time with her family.

     In addition to her husband, Bruce, Debbie is survived by a daughter, Java Bell and her husband, Mark; two grandchildren:  Ikeyia Alexander and her husband, Rob and Keegan Bell and his wife, Rita, all of New Bethlehem.

     Debbie is also survived by three great grandchildren:  Brynlee and Oakley Alexander and Tanner Bell.

    Family and friends will be received from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, August 18, 2018 at the First United Methodist Church, 234 Penn Street, New Bethlehem.

   A memorial service will follow at 11 a.m. in the church with Pastor Bud Davis, church pastor, officiating.

    Interment will take place in the Mt. Zion Cemetery on Beautiful Lookout, Mahoning Township, Armstrong County.

    Memorial contributions may be given in the name of Deborah D. Young to the New Bethlehem Fire Company, P.O. Box 39, New Bethlehem, PA  16242

     Online condolences may be sent to Debbie’s family at

Donations may be made to:

New Bethlehem Fire Company
P.O. Box 39, New Bethlehem PA 16242

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