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Herbert Young

Herbert Young

Herbert Young, 85, of Ewing died April 12, 2020. He was the son of the late Doris and Jacob Young of Trenton.

After graduating from college Mr. Young worked for the Mercer County Board of Social Services as a supervisor of income maintenance. He also served as the deputy coordinator of welfare services for the NJ Office of Emergency Management. He retired in March 1992.

He was a lifetime member of the Citizens Rifle and Revolver Club of New Jersey. He was a contributor to the Fraternal Order of Police of Hamilton Township, Lodge #20.

He was a member of Ahavath Israel and Adath Israel synagogues, and was active at Hamilton Township Senior Center.

Predeceased by his wife of 29 years, Ella, and a brother, Maxim (Laura) Young of Willingboro, he is survived by two nieces, Cheri (Barry) Chalofsky of Lawrenceville and Julie Young of Wilmington, Del.; a nephew, Jeffrey (Tudy) Cohen of Charlotte Courthouse, Va.; five great-nieces and -nephews; and two great-great-nieces and -nephews.

Graveside services were held at People of Truth Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association, American Cancer Society (Mercer County Unit), Deborah Hospital Foundation, Adath Israel Congregation, or Greenwood House.

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