Kelly Young Obituary

Kelly Ann Young
Kelly Ann Young

August 21, 1945 - October 4, 2016
Born in Klamath Falls, OR
Resided in La Pine, OR


Kelly Ann Young of La Pine Oregon died on October 4, 2016 at the age of 71.

Kelly was born August 21, 1945 in Klamath Falls, Oregon to Richard and Marjorie Nason. Kelly graduated with a degree in English from Michigan State University, where she met and married her husband James Young. While raising three children, she returned to school and earned her master's degree in English from Oregon State University.

Kelly enjoyed traveling throughout Europe, Africa, and North, Central, and South America with her family and close friends. A voracious reader, she loved reading to her children, and later her grandchildren. Family was of utmost importance to her and she never missed a play, recital, or game featuring one of her grandchildren. She is survived by her husband James Young, mother Marjorie Nason, sister Kerry Lau, three daughters, and four grandchildren.




Celebration of Life
Riverhouse Convention Center
3075 N Business 97
Bend, OR 97701
Saturday, October 15, 2016
10:30 AM


Mountainstar Relief Nursery
2125 NE Daggett Ln
Bend, OR 97701
MountainStar Family Relief Nursery's mission is to prevent child abuse and neglect through community support and therapeutic services that help vulnerable children and families succeed.