Maurice Isaac Young, 81, passed away on November 3, 2008.
He was born to the late Joseph and Alice Young of a Boston Mass. He was a Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Professor and consultant contracted by NASA. Maurice enjoyed travel, including to the Pacific Northwest, Egypt, Italy and Greece, playing chess. He belonged to the Society of Sigma xi, member of the American Helicopter Society, Institute of Aerospace Science and the American institute of Aeronautics and Astronomic. He was a professor of the University of Delaware emeritus and a member of the Lafayette club.
He is survived by his beloved wife Eleanor Young; children, Rochelle Pryor and husband Glenn of CT, Gerald Young of Md, and Rosalind Young of Ca.; Six grandchildren, Paul, Becky, Catherine, Adam, Shanna, and Jennifer and a Daughter in love Karin Young.
The family wishes to thank the Nurses at Newport News Nursing and Rehabilitation for all their help in Mr. Young’s last days.
There will be a graveside service held on Thursday, November 6, 2008 at 3:00pm at the Albert G. Horton Veteran’s Cemetery with military honors.
Arrangements are under the care of Altmeyer Funeral Home – Denbigh Chapel, 12893 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA. 23608.