Christine Young

christine young
Christine Marie Martin Young, 92, died April 12, 2022, in Danville, Kentucky. Born January 28, 1930, in Boyle County, Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late Moritz and Christine Marie Martin. Christine was a homemaker, loved animals, raising her family, and caring for children. She was a foster parent to many children over 20 years. Especially her fur baby Layla. In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by her husband, Vernon Young; a daughter, Vickie Young; a grandchild, Karen Marie Denham; and a brother, Morris Martin. Christine is survived by her daughters, Wanda (Jerry) Wilham of Harrodsburg, KY. and Kathleen Denham; and her grandchildren, Rick (Natalie) Wilham, Robin Woods, and Scott Denham of Junction City, KY. Great-grandchildren Trey Woods, Jordan Woods, Kaley Woods, Addison Wilham, Nikki Wilham, and Colton Wayne Wilham. Great-great-grandchildren Alexandria Woods and Colton Woods, and one on the way. Visitation will be held from 11:00am to 1:00pm, Tuesday, April 19, 2022, at Stith Funeral Home, Junction City. Funeral service will follow at 1:00pm. Rev. Darrell Young will officiate. Burial will be in Junction City Cemetery. Pallbearers are Eddie Martin, Sammie Martin, Ricky Wilham, Scott Denham, Trey Woods, and Jordan Woods. Memorial donations are suggested to the Down Syndrome Association of Central Kentucky. The online guestbook and our Hugs from Home program are available at Visitation will be held from 11:00am to 1:00pm, Tuesday, April 19, 2022, at Stith Funeral Home, Junction City Funeral service will follow at 1:00pm. Burial will be in the Junction City Cemetery.

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  1. Wanda and family sorry to hear of your mom\’s passing, you all are in our thoughts and prayers .May God bless each of you during this time and give you strength and peace and comfort you as only he can.

  2. My condolences to Kathleen and Wanda! I cherish your Mom and Dad and Vicky! I especially cherish the times we had playing softball in your field.

  3. Sorry for your mother loss and Scott Denham your grandmother. Sad days when you lose a family member. Prayers are with you.

  4. Prayers for you and your family. Pray the love and Peace of Jesus surround and comfort you. Mary and Rick Lee

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