Mary Ellen Young, 82

Funeral services will be held today, Dec. 20, 2011, at 1 p.m. at 
Alliance Bible Church, 13939 Cedarburg Road, Mequon, for Mary Ellen 
Young of Grafton who passed away at home surrounded by her family on 
Saturday, Dec. 17, 2011, at the age of 82. Visitation will be held at 
the church today from 11 a.m. until 12:45 p.m. Interment will be 

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Mary Ellen was born in Glen Haven on Jan. 24, 1929, the daughter of 
Lawrence and Catherine (nee Walz) Kuenster. Mary Ellen was united in 
marriage to Charles Alfred Young and they were blessed with four 
children. Charles preceded Mary in death on Sept. 5, 2010.
There were many things Mary Ellen enjoyed, like ballroom dancing to 
Big Band music, cooking and gardening. Traveling to Door County was 
also a passion of Mary Ellenís.

Mary Ellen had two loves. She was an avid rummage sale person and 
also she adored spending time with her grandchildren.

Mary Ellen is survived by her children, Kerry L. (Catherine Wisth) 
Young of Saukville, Tara  Y. (Roger) Case  of Grafton and Shane  C. 
(Molly K.) Young of Saukville; granddaughters, Alexandria and 
Mackenzie Young; step-grandchildren, Cassie, Cara, Michael and Carly 
Wisth; great-grandson, Collin Wisth;  and sisters, Vera Anne (Max) 
Wood of Bagley and Pat (Bill) Breene of Waunakee. She is also 
survived by other relatives and friends.

Mary Ellen was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, 
Charles; and her daughter, Kalee A. Young.