Theresa Rose Young (72) was born on March 23, 1948 in Steubenville, Ohio and left this earth on May 25, 2020 at Trinity West Hospital in Steubenville, Ohio. She was the daughter the late George and Georgia Pearl Thompson-Young. She was preceded in death by her one brother, Robert Young, five sisters, Ella Mae Young, Darlene Gantt, Dorothy Cason, Frances Minniefield and Bernadine Birden.
Theresa was a graduate of Steubenville High School and attended Franciscan University. She was employed by the Catholic Diocese and retired from the City of Steubenville Parks and Recreation Department as a Recreation Aide. Theresa was a lifelong member of the former Simpson United Methodist Church where she served whole-heartedly and loved the Lord.
Theresa was very funny and always spoke her mind. She loved to cook, host cookouts, read, and watch old movies and game shows. Theresa was a member of the June Bugs bowling team, the “Lee Singers” and she volunteered throughout the community as a Girl Scout Troop Leader and with the Samaritan House Clothing & Food Bank.
Theresa would give you the shirt off her back and helped many people and families in our community. Her grandchildren were the light of her life.
Left to cherish her memories are her four children, Timothy M. Young, Michael T. Young, Glenda (George) Young-Jones, all of Steubenville Ohio and Jonaka I. Young of Dublin, Ohio. her sister, Rebecca (Dean)Thompson of Orlando Florida, she is also survived by her 18 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends and her special friend of 45 years John Anthony Young.
Due to the pandemic and out of concern for family and friends, safe distancing will be honored.
The viewing will be on Saturday, May 9, 2020 from 10:00AM – 11:00AM at Second Baptist Church with the funeral services following immediately after at 11:00AM. Funeral service will be live streamed to the Vinson Mortuary LLC Facebook page. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Vinson Mortuary LLC funeral home.
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