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Frank Younger – Dead at 80 in a Home Accident

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We are deeply saddened by the accidental passing of our dear friend Frank Younger.

A memorial service has been scheduled on Zoom by Frank Younger’s family. See their announcement below.

Stray Leaves will report more on Frank Younger soon.

Frank Younger at the meeting of the James-Younger Gang Intl. in Georgetown, Kentucky, 2017. Photographed by Tom Nall.

Family Announcement

November 18, 1940 – August 28, 2021. Frank Younger sadly passed away suddenly at age 80 as a result of an accident in his home.

Frank was predeceased by his parents, Paul and Margaret (and stepmother Irene). He is survived by his wife, Sharon, and their three children, Pauline (Mike), Matt (Zoe), and Tom (Tamara), and grandson, Paul. Frank loved his family and always enjoyed sharing his encouragement, wisdom, and inimitable sense of humor with them.

About Frank Younger

Frank Younger’s contributions to the lives of many include his commitment to his career as an Astronomer at the Dominion Astrophysical Observatory (Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics), his ongoing participation in local classical orchestras (including the odd instrument repair), and mentoring of many friends in any way he could. Frank’s recent endeavors included attending and helping run the James Younger Gang club as well as writing and reading his poetry.

Frank has often enjoyed and been seen as having contrasting traits including riding his Harley motorcycle to a string quartet practice or cleaning his antique gun collection prior to reading his latest poetry writings to gangster club members. His unique character and compassion for all of his friends and family will be missed.

Memorial Service Scheduled

You are invited to Frank Younger’s online Memorial Service. Please feel free to share the meeting link below as you see fit. You can join from any web browser using a computer, tablet, or smartphone. This will be a short memorial (20 – 30 minutes). We will not be able to provide any technical support on the day of the memorial.

The memorial service for Frank Younger will be recorded, so if you have difficulty logging in, or if you miss it, you will be able to view it at a later time.

Please click the link below to join the service. Topic: Frank Younger’s Memorial ServiceTime: Sep 3, 2021, 03:00 PM VancouverJoin Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89203244337…Meeting ID: 892 0324 4337. Passcode: Frank. Thank you,

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