Dec 302011

Sharon Lee Young, 68, passed peacefully on Thursday, Dec. 22, 2011, in Mesa. Graveside services were held Dec. 29 at the Holbrook Cemetery.

She was born in Toronto, Canada, on Sept. 3, 1943.

Together she and Lee were successful and well-known local business owners in Holbrook.

A longtime resident of Holbrook, Sharon is survived by her husband of 23 years, Lee Young; and her mother, Gwen Leopold. She will be greatly missed by her three sons, Michael James Blansett (Amy), Steven Kenneth Blansett and Christopher Rand Blansett; three children through marriage, Frank Young, Merrill Young and Johnnie Young; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father, Kenneth Leopold in 1992.

Owens Livingston Mortuary of Holbrook was in charge of the arrangements.