Thomas Flack Young, age 6l of Superior, Colorado passed away at his residence on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012 at Sweetwater Cemetery with Pastor Curtis Ward officiating. Burial will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
He was born on Sept. 30, 1951, in Sweetwater, Texas, to Dr. and Mrs. J. Wells Young, Jr. He graduated from Tivy High School in Kerrville, Texas in 1969 and from Texas Christian University in 1974 with a degree in Radio and Television Communication.
Flack loved the outdoors and enjoyed camping, rock climbing, bike riding and golf with three holes-in-one to his credit. He possessed a clever sense of humor.
Flack is survived by one son, Jason Young and his wife Natalie of Boulder, Colo.; one daughter, Katie Young, of Seattle, Wash.; one brother, Wells Young, of Sequatchie, Tenn.; one sister, Gay Young, of Frisco, Texas; and nieces Kearsie Wylie of Tom Bean, Texas, Rebecca Day of Frisco, Texas and Ashleigh Young of Napa, Calif.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Alzheimer's Association.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jason Young, Wells Young, Bobby Dan Wood, Ronnie Williams and Larry May.
Family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 24,2012.