Shawn Aldon Young, 53, of Danville, Illinois passed away March 26, 2021 at OSF Heart of Mary Medical Center in Urbana, Illinois. He was born October 13, 1966, in Long Beach, California, to Gary Young and Jackie (Dave) Boulden. He was married May 25, 2005, to Amy Mitchell.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Kenneth A. Young.
He is survived by his stepfather, Dave Boulden. Two sisters, Linda (Kenneth) Bahr and Vickie (AJ) Williamson. His wife, Amy Young, his son Robert Young, two stepdaughters, Kendra (Josh) Martin and Terra Phillips and his two favorite kitties (whom he referred to as "daddy's" girls), Ghost and Sabbath and their offspring, also by our "old man", Jasper kitty.
Shawn was a loving, caring husband and father. He always wanted the best for us and was willing to work hard to get it. He loved family vacations, traveling and the occasional gambling trip. He also loved watching tv and playing video games. He had a slight addiction to Minecraft. He was very creative and artistic. He was fun loving and kind. Always willing to help a friend. He will be dearly missed by family and friends.
A Celebration of Life Gathering will be Saturday, May 1, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Illinois time at 12412 N. 200 W. Road, Perrysville, IN 47974.
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