Clarence Verdell Young

TRIBUNE - Clarence Verdell Young, age 88, died on Oct. 25, 2020 at his home in Tribune, KS. He was born on Sept. 20, 1932 on the family farm northwest of Tribune to Lon and Eleanor (Morgan) Young. Verdell met the love of his life Hazel Mote when they were in high school in Tribune. They married two years later on June 2, 1953 in Weskan, KS. Three months after they were married Verdell was drafted into the army, being honorably discharged in 1955.


Verdell is survived by his wife Hazel, his children: Jerry Young of Tribune, KS; Judy Robertson of Tribune, KS; Della Rambo of Overland Park, KS.; a brother Ralph Young of Tribune, KS; a sister Barbara Hoffman of Tribune, KS; nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Vaughn Young; a sister, Mae O’Dell and a son, Danny Young.


Due to the Covid-19, the services will just be for immediate and extended family only. We know there are many of you that would love to attend the services, we would love to hear from you, please call, send a card or text. Thank you for your understanding. The family suggests donations to the Verdell Young Memorial in care of Price & Son Funeral Home, 322 Second St., Tribune, KS. Burial will be in the Greeley County Cemetery in Tribune, KS. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Tribune, KS.