WAPPINGERS FALLS, N.Y. -- Sharon L. Young, 55, a resident of Wappingers Falls since 1989, died Nov. 19 at home surrounded by her family after a courageous battle with cancer.
She previously lived in Beacon and Montrose. Young was born Feb. 8, 1960 in Buchanan .
Young had been employed in the commissary at Downstate Correctional Facility for more than 35 years until her retirement this past April.
She is survived by her daughter, Michelle Estupinan of Wappingers Falls; her son, who is currently stationed in the U.S. Coast Guard, Christopher Young and his wife Jean; her grandchildren, Dustin, Dylan, and Corinne; her parents, Richard H. and Betty Jane (Travis) Shubert of Hopewell Junction; her siblings, Richard James Shubert, Scott Michael Shubert, and Joanne Elizabeth Pendleton; her aunt, Bonnie Tompkins; her dog, Sydney, who was her devoted companion; and her nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be held from 2-5 p.m. Sunday at the McHoul Funeral Home Inc., 895 Route 82, Hopewell Junction. There will be a memorial service at 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, followed by interment at Hopewell Cemetery.
Donations may be made in her memory to the Dutchess County SPCA.
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