Verna Joe Young, age 56, a resident of Fort Scott, Kansas, died Thursday, August 28, 2008, at the Olathe Regional Medical Center in Olathe, Kansas.
Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, September 3, 2008, at the U. S. National Cemetery. Military Honors will be provided by the Olson Frary Burkhart Post No.1165 Veterans of Foreign Wars.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday at the Cheney Witt Chapel from 1:30 p.m. until leaving for the cemetery at 2:15 p.m.
Memorials are suggested to the Verna Young Memorial Fund and may be left in care of the Cheney Witt Memorial Chapel, 201 S. Main, P.O. Box 347, Fort Scott, KS 66701.
Words of sympathy may be emailed to the family at firstname.lastname@example.org.