Young, Marlene

September 29, 1941 ~ January 8, 2024

YOUNG, Marlene Marie – Peacefully surrounded by her loving family, on Monday, January 8, 2024 at University of Alberta Hospital, Marlene Marie Young passed away at the age of 82. Beloved wife of the late Bruce Edmund Young (2001). Loving mother of the late Jim Young (Cheryl), Stacey (Mark) Hagen and Dana Young. Cherished grandmother of Jamie (Spencer) Dalgety, Scott (Markie) Young, Erin Young, Jeremy (Vanessa) Hagen, Tim and Eric Hagen, Zander and Rylee Kerr. Treasured GG of Austin and Sommer Dalgety, Brody Young, Lily and Colby Hagen and Madison Young. Dear sister to Pat (late Doug) Piggott and Bob (Karen) Atkinson. Predeceased by her parents Don and Lilly Atkinson, sisters Helen (Jim) Paulley, Donna (Bill) Robson and brother Bill (Eva) Atkinson. Marlene enjoyed supporting her grandchildren and great-grandchildren in their sports and clubs, traveling, Nascar and her gossip magazines. She will be missed by brother Bob (Karen) and Pat at their afternoon lunches, sister-in-law Doreen Lambert and their afternoon visits, lifelong friends Audrey Joyce and Karen Antoine and many nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received at Steadman Brothers Funeral Chapels on Saturday, July 6, 2024 from 10:00am until the time of the funeral service at 11:00am.  Interment of ashes will follow at Bear Creek Cemetery.

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  1. So very sorry for the loss of Marlene. The Youngs were longtime neighbours and lifetime friends. I hold many wonderful memories of our times spent together. I extend my deepest heartfelt condolences to all who loved her.

  2. Sending my prayers and condolences to the family She will be greatly missed but you will have wonderful memories of her

  3. Sending our thoughts and prayers out to the family. She was a very special lady and well liked by all who knew her! Sorry for your loss!

  4. Sending our thoughts and prayers to all of Marlene’s families. Cherish all the beautiful memories in your hearts. She will be missed ❤️

  5. Marlene was a special lady. Our deepest sympathy and condolences to Stacey, Dana and the entire Young family
    Dave and Mary Steadman

  6. Our condolences to Marlene’s family! She was a special lady. My all the wonderful memories you have, give you all comfort.

  7. Thoughts and prayers with all of you at this time; cherish the memories and keep her close as you go forward through this process

  8. My most sincere condolences to the Young family. Marlene was a special lady and will be missed by many. Keeping you in my thoughts during this most difficult time

  9. Frank and I wish to extend our sincere condolences. Marlene always had a smile for everyone! May Hod bring you comfort at this difficult time.

  10. Last time I saw and spoke was shortly after Jim had passed . As the eldest daughter you said your mom was part of your care routine now. Tremendous strength to carry on in times of passing and raising a family too. Many memories with many friendship with bonds will keep your life’s journey on track for sure. Sympathy to all family and friends in extended relationships. A community in long standing that have stood in support of one another grounded and formed. May 2024 be a year with new beginnings on a good start when the time of healing through mourning starts.

  11. Very sorry to hear of Marlene’s death, Ver difficult to lose a parent, grandparent or sister no matter what the age. Condolences to her family and friends . The good memories will keep her alive in your hearts.

  12. Sympathy to of Marlene’s Families and Friends . Marlene worked at LMV when i started 20 years ago she was a sweet lady ! Thinking of you all at this difficult time ! Love Always Maureen Bailey xoxo

  13. Sorry for the loss of Marlene, she was the rock of the family. My she rest easy now enjoying her reunion with Bruce and Jim.

  14. Thinking of you all in this difficult time GG was a wonderful lady. She will be missed by so many she will be with her loved ones. She will also be the brightest star in the sky watching over you all.

  15. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Young family at this time ! She will be missed here in Brigden !

  16. My condolences to Marlene’s family .You have many cherished memories l am sure . Enjoyed her lilac bush by the street. Hugs to you all.