Therese Viola Young, 87, of Welaka, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at Five Oaks Rest Home following an extended illness. A native of Worcester, MA she had lived in Welaka since 2002 coming from Blairsville, GA. She was an active member of St. Monica Catholic Church, a member of the choir, Ladies Guild and part-time housekeeper. Therese was also a member of the local Moose Lodge and loved to square dance, sew, knit and make ceramics.
She is preceded in death by her husband Ernie Young, son Alfred Di Natale and great-granddaughter, Megan Flateau.
She is survived by her children, Roger Belgau, Joseph Di Natale, Anthony Di Natale, Joann Lupinacci, and Christine Allaire, sister, Pauline Cale, 7 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
A memorial mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at St. Monica Catholic Church in Palatka with Father Ron Camarda as celebrant.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Putnam First Cancer Fund, 600 Zeagler Dr., Palatka, FL 32177.
Memories and condolences may be expressed to the family at Therese’s Book of Memories page at www.johnsonoverturffunerals.com .
Arrangements are under the direction of Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka.