Sylvia Irene Young, age 82, of Gloucester Point, Va., died peacefully at her home on Tuesday, May 9, 2023. Sylvia spent many wonderful years in both Missouri and Virginia and was very active in the communities she called home. She was a tireless volunteer and took on many roles including a volunteer firefighter, member of the fire department’s ladies’ auxiliary, HOA treasurer, and Master Gardeners. Sylvia is survived by her loving husband of more than 60 years, Billy Gene Young, and her children, Sherry A. Young and William G. Young Sr. (Linda); her grandchildren, Charles Hostetler (Jennifer), Sarah Bodin (Christopher), Christopher Sylvia, Maria Sylvia, William Gene Young Jr., and Lauren Young, and two great-granddaughters, Isla and Olivia. She also leaves behind many wonderful friends and special caregivers. A Celebration of Life service, conducted by Pastor Art Wolz, will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 20, 2023, in the chapel of Hogg Funeral Home, 3098 George Washington Memorial Hwy., Hayes, Va. 23072. The inurnment will be private. If friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to Riverside Walter Reed Hospice, 7358 Main Street, Gloucester, Va. 23061. Our family would like to express a special thank-you to Riverside Walter Reed Hospice for the splendid and loving care they provided.
Services under the direction of Hogg Funeral Home.