AKRON – James E. Young, 78, rural Roann, died at 11:37 p.m. July 26, 2014, at his residence surrounded by his daughters.
He was born Nov. 13, 1935, in Sleepy Hollow, Miami County, to Floyd E. and Margaret V. Miller Young. On Nov. 18, 1956, in Gilead, he married Rosalene Broadley Young, who died Feb. 28, 2006.
He joined the U.S. Army where he was in the infantry. He was in the 8th Calvary Division.  
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Hartzler Funeral Home, 305 W. Rochester St., Akron, with Pastor Thomas Craig and Pastor Larry Howard officiating. Burial is in Gilead Cemetery.
Calling is from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, and one hour prior to services Friday, at the funeral home.
Memorials to Miami/Wabash County Hospice or Gilead Cemetery Association.
Condolences can be sent via www.hartzlerfuneralservices.com