Richard Lee Young

LIBERAL - Richard Lee “Butch” Young, age 63, died Nov. 20, 2020 at his home in Liberal, KS. Butch was born Nov. 26, 1956 in Bradenton, FL, to William and Joyce (Wolking) Young. He Graduated from Garden City High School in 1974.

He married Juanita “Nita” Brungardt July 18, 1973 in Clayton, NM. Butch worked as a truck driver in the oil fields.

Survivors include, wife, Nita; children, Bret Young of Dodge City, KS, Stephanie Hall of Wichita, KS, and Kelli Bigham of Liberal, KS; brother, William “Bill” Young of Amarillo, Texas; 10 grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Butch was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Barbara Price.

Cremation has taken place. Visitation was Nov. 23, 2020 at the Hornung Family Funeral Home, 1212 West 2nd Street, Liberal, KS 67901. Memorial contributions suggested to Angels for Animals in care of the Hornung Family Funeral Home 1212 W. 2nd Liberal, KS 67901. Condolences may be sent to the family at .

Posted online on November 25, 2020