Born December 24, 1947, in Niagara Falls, she was the daughter of Adrian and Lillian Crispell Young. On April 2, 1977, in Lewiston, she married Donald L. Hockenberry, who survives. A graduate of LaSalle High School, she was employed as a cook by Niagara Cerebral Palsy in Lockport.
Surviving besides her husband, Donald, are: two brothers, Arthur (Peggy) Young of Ransomville and James (Debbie) Young of Resaca, GA; a step-son, Donald Hockenberry of Altoona, PA; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a step-daughter, Tammy Joe Hockenberry; and two brothers, Edward Young and Craig Young.
Services will be private. Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice. Arrangements are under the direction of Olney-Foust Funeral Homes & Cremation, Crowell Chapel, 296 North Main Street, Wellsville, NY. Online condolences may be expressed at www.wellsvillefuneralhome.com.