Mark Burgess Young
1951 - 2019
Mark Burgess Young died peacefully in his sleep on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at the age of 68. Mark was born on January 10, 1951 in Nampa, Idaho to Dale and Helen Young. Mark moved with his family to Granger, Idaho in 1961 where he attended school and graduated from Granger High School. He was drafted into the military and served as an MP in the United States Army. Upon his discharge, he returned to Granger and began working at the Tooele Army Depot as a diesel mechanic and later worked at Dugway Proving Grounds.
When Mark retired from government service, he spent his time finding the latest deals at DI, taking trips to Wendover, antique shows, car shows and many hours caring for his father and mother. Mark spent lots of time with his family and was the favorite uncle of his nieces and nephews.
Mark is preceded in death by his mother, Helen Burgess Young, father, Dale Young and nephew, Cody Young. He is survived by his siblings: Steven (Patricia) Young, David (Today) Young, Susan (Michael) Tucker, 10 nieces and nephews and 35 grand nieces and nephews, who adored him.
Our OGRES hearts and prayers are with Smooth and his family at this time and always.