Barbara M. Young SPRINGFIELD, Vt. — Barbara M. Young, 87, passed away at the Springfield Health and Rehab. Center on Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020. She was born June 23, 1933, in Claremont, New Hampshire, the daughter of Joseph and Mercedes (Coutermarsh) Landry. She attended schools in Claremont. On Oct. 21, 1950, she married Clyde H. “Butch” Young in Springfield, Vermont. He predeceased her on Dec. 5, 2001. Barbara was employed at Vermont Research, Springfield Super Dry Cleaners and later, at the Hanson Court Nursing Home in Springfield. She enjoyed helping and caring for others, and was always willing to volunteer or lend a helping hand. She enjoyed dancing, music and quilting. She made quilts for all of her grandchildren. She is survived by two sons, Ronald C. Young of Weathersfield, Vermont, and Richard F. Young of Barre, Vermont; two daughters, Deborah L. Daniels of Charlestown, New Hampshire, and Laurie J. Young of Springfield, Vermont; two brothers, Bruce Landry of Holyoke, Massachusetts, and Robert Landry of Ascutney, Vermont; one sister, Carol Ann Landry of Turner Falls, Florida; nine grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her parents; husband Butch; three brothers, Donald, Raymond and Ralph Landry; and two sisters, Norma Gagnon and Dorothy Shuto. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 28, 2020, in the Weathersfield Bow Cemetery in Weathersfield, Vermont. Reverend Malcolm Fowler will officiate. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to BAYADA Hospice, 1222 Putney Road Suite 107, Brattleboro, VT 05301. Davis Memorial Chapel is assisting with arrangements.

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