Geraldine P. Young of Kenova

Geraldine P. Young, 87, of Kenova, W.Va., died Monday, January 14, 2013, at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House in Huntington, W.Va. She was born November 11, 1925, in McDonald, Pa., a daughter of the late Peter and Evelyn Boynes Pascoe. Gerry was a former City Clerk for the City of Kenova and she also worked as a secretary for Huntington Piping. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Kenova. In addition to her parents, Gerry was preceded in death by her husband James H. Young, Sr.; one sister and three brothers. She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law James, Jr., and Shonda Young of Huntington, W.Va.; one daughter and son-in-law Gerri Beth and Rick Chaffin of Kenova; one step-daughter Emma Jane Harvey and her husband Dick; one grandson Chris Chaffin and his wife Jacqui of Kenova; two granddaughters, McKenzie Young and Mary Kate Young, both of Huntington; one precious great-grandson Ryan Chaffin and a special friend Elaine Young of Huntington. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, January 17, 2013, at Rollins Funeral Home, Kenova. Funeral services will be conducted immediately following visitation at 7 p.m., with Rev. Scott Byard officiating. There will be a private family burial in Spring Hill Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Online condolences may be expressed at