Ronald L. Young
Ronald L. 'Ronnie' Young, of El Cajon, California, formerly of Beaver Falls, passed away on Wednesday, February 5, 2020.
Born November 25, 1933, he was the son of Raymond and Willeta Young of Beaver Falls. He was a graduate of Beaver Falls High School and joined the U.S. Air Force in 1952. Airman 1C Ronald Young married hometown sweetheart, Margaret Ann "Peggy" Foley on October 9, 1954, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Beaver Falls.
Daughter, Rhonda Lee was born in 1955, and Airman Young deployed overseas during Korean War, and was honorably discharged in 1956. He was the youngest member ever elected to the Beaver Falls School Board. Daughter, Cynthia Lynn was born in 1958, and the Youngs moved to Norwalk, California in 1959. His son, Ronald Raymond was born in 1964. The Young family moved to Crest, El Cajon, Calif. in 1967. Ron was a Senior Procurement Manager for Teledyne Ryan for 30 years; Past President San Diego Aerospace Management Club; Recipient of numerous professional awards and commendations.
A devout Roman Catholic, he was an active member of St. Louise De Marillac, Crest. Past President of Crest Civic Group, Ron helped countless people, charitable causes, kind, big-hearted and generous, he 'walked the walk' a stellar example of "The Greatest Generation". Known for a quick wit and wry sense of humor,Ronnie Young will live on in the hearts of those who knew him.
He is survived by beloved wife of 65 years, Peggy Ann; daughters, Rhonda Lee and Jay Odom and Cynthia Lynn and Daniel Hall; son, Ronald Raymond; grandchildren, Jessica and Keegan Slatten, Joshua and Dionna Odom, Megan Hall, Allison Hall and Anna Ray Young; great-grandchildren, Caroline Slatten and Delaney Slatten; brothers, Kenneth and John Vogel of Beaver Falls and sisters, Darlene Nestor and Leah Ray Newell of Valdosta, Ga.
Services, Holy Rosary on Friday, February 21, 2020, at 7 p.m. and Funeral Mass on Saturday at 10 a.m. at St. Louise De Marillac Catholic Church, 2005 Crest Dr., El Cajon, CA 92021 Memorial reception to follow in the church hall.
Published on February 14, 2020

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Christopher Fuentes
Feb 17, 2020
Gone but never forgotten, RIP Ronnie Young.
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