Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010 at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2010 at the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements.
Patrick James Young was born July 2, 1950 in Waverly, the son of Delbert and Regina (Miles) Young. Growing up, he attended school in Sulphur Springs and graduated from Storm Lake High School in 1968. Following high school, he attended Buena Vista University and later graduated from Iowa State University with a degree in Telecommunications.
Patrick was a longtime manager of Vista Theater in Storm Lake. He also worked at Faith, Hope and Charity in Storm Lake where he loved working with the children. He enjoyed electronics and was very curious and interested in them. He treasured spending time with his family, especially his nieces and nephews.
Those left to cherish his memory include his brothers: Steve (Nancy) Young of Storm Lake; Mark (Chris) Young of Storm Lake; Dan (Jaynee) Young of Storm Lake; Chris (Jeannie) Young of Breda; sister, Maureen (Bob) Kelsey of Storm Lake; uncle, James Miles of Los Angeles, Calif.; special friend, Wally Keller of Storm Lake; many nieces and nephews; great nieces and great nephews; extended family and friends.
Patrick was preceded in death by his parents; grandparents; brother, Michael Young; and niece, Allison Kelsey.