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Brandon M. Youngs

November 2, 1983 ~ June 4, 2018 (age 34)

Brandon M. Youngs   “beloved son, brother, and uncle”

CERES, N.Y.---Brandon M. Youngs, 34, of Ceres, N.Y., passed away with his loving family by his side on Monday, June 4, 2018, in the Cuba Memorial Hospital Palliative Care Unit, Cuba, after a courageous battle with cancer.

Born on November 2, 1983 in Coudersport, Pa., he was a son of Clyde K. Jr. and Laurie Green Youngs.

Brandon was a graduate of Bolivar-Richburg Central School in Bolivar.  He was first employed by Blue Bird Bus Company in Olean, then by I.A. Construction in Portville as a loader operator, and lastly as a lab tech by Glenn O. Hawbaker in Shinglehouse, until retiring due to ill health.

Brandon was a member of the Sons of the American Legion at the Shinglehouse American Legion Post 530 and was a past member of the Shinglehouse Volunteer Fire Department.  He was a member of the Layed Back Luxuries Car Club.  His greatest love was his entire family and his friends.

Surviving besides his parents of Ceres are a sister, Heather M. Youngs of Ceres; his beloved nephew, Bentley Youngs; his maternal grandfather, Delmar G. Green of Shinglehouse; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Brandon was predeceased by his paternal grandparents and his maternal grandmother.

Friends may call from 6pm to 8pm on Thursday and from 10am to noon on Friday, June 8, 2018, at the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home, 118 South Union Street, Shinglehouse, Pa., where funeral services will follow at noon with Pastor Ben Ramirez of Faith Bible Church, Little Genesee, officiating.  Burial will be in Bowler Memorial Cemetery, Little Genesee.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Brandon’s family has entrusted his care to Kevin J. Dusenbury, funeral director/owner of the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home, Shinglehouse.

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