Everett W. Young, age 76, of Kempner, TX, passed away on Sunday, January 10, 2021, in Killeen, TX. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 AM, January 21, 2021, at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen, TX. Visitation will be held from 5-7 PM, Wednesday at Viss Family Funeral Home, 1614 S. FM 116 in Copperas Cove, TX
Everett was born on August 15, 1944, in Indiana to the late Bion Young and Beth Kenyon. He attended school in Pleasant Lake, Indian before graduating from Purdue University. At the age of 23, he joined the United States Air Force and served proudly for 20 years. In 1989, he married Nancy Oyen, whom he met while stationed in Germany. They settled in Texas in 2000 and he continued as a consultant working on Fort Hood. Everett was still working from home as a consultant for the Department of Army. He loved training and teaching young soldiers as they prepared for duty. Everett also loved trains, his dogs, bird watching, and gardening.
Everett was preceded in death by his wife, Nancy Young.
Everett is survived by his sons, Andrew Young, Don Jensen and wife, Susan; daughter, Tari Brewer and husband, Ted; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.