Lisle V. 'L.V.' Young
Lisle V. Young, long-time resident of Medford, Ore. passed away May 21, 2014 in Nampa, Idaho at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation. He was born July 9, 2014 at home near New Market, Iowa to Rev. E.D and Della Young. On June 2, 1938 he married Clarice A. Brown at her parent's home in Shambaugh, Iowa.
Before retirement, Lisle was a counselor for the State of Oregon Employment Office. He enjoyed reading, music, and for several years, walking 7 miles a day. He was a member of Medford First Church of the Nazarene and even helped build the present facility.
Lisle is survived by siblings, Nellie Noggles, Alta Sumida, and Paul Young; children, Harold (Linda) Young, Evelyn (Hugh) Friberg, Doris (Daniel) Berg, and Lee Lais; eight grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, the Rev. and Mrs. E.D. Young; his wife of 52 years, Clarice; and nephew, Gerald Sumida.
A memorial and celebration of his life will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, May 29, 2014 at Medford First Church of the Nazarene. Rev. Kevin Gowland will officiate. Memorial contributions may be made to Jesus Film Harvest Partners, www.jfhp.org. Arrangements in care of Nampa Funeral Home.