Young, Karen

Written by David Green.

Karen E. Young, 65, of Lime Lake Rd., Hudson, Mich., died Thursday, Oct. 18, 2007, at Hillsdale Community Health Center.

She was born Jan. 2, 1942, in Hillsdale, Mich., to Arthur E. “Dutch” and Margaret P. (Ruffner) Herzog. She married David W. Young on July 3, 1971, in Hillsdale, and he survives.

Karen owned and operated Karen’s Country Curl and Karen’s Homebound Hairdos and she was a hairdresser for the Dominican Sisters in Adrian.

She graduated from Hillsdale High School in 1960 and Riggs Beauty School of Hillsdale in 1961. 

Surviving Karen besides her husband, David, is one son, Tom (and Sabine) Young of Hudson; two grandchildren, David and Shawna Young; and one step‑brother, Gerald Herzog of Lompoc, Calif.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services are scheduled at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 22, at Eagle Funeral Home in Hudson with Rev. Martin Bacalia officiating. Interment will follow in Prattville Cemetery.  Visitation is planned from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday.

Those planning an expression of sympathy may make memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society.

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