Teresa Young

  • Born: July 18, 1933
  • Died: October 7, 2018
  • Location: Mahopac, New York

Joseph J Smith Funeral Home Inc

692 US 6
Mahopac, NY 10541

Tel. (845) 621-1992

Tribute & Message From The Family


Teresa Young of Mahopac, NY passed away on October 7, 2018 at the age of 85. She was born in Cloonbeg Castlegregory, County Kerry, Ireland on July 18, 1933, the daughter of the late Michael and Johanna(Dowd) O'Connor. On September 16, 1961 she married James Young at Our Lady of Fatima Church in Manorhaven, NY; they were married for over 57 years and blessed with four children.

In addition to her husband James, Teresa is survived by her children Michael, John(Michele), Maureen Launzinger(Ken), and Shamus(Michele); her grandchildren Laura, Nicholas, Marissa, Benjamin, William, Kerry, James, and Kennan; and her siblings Bridie Gray and Julia Foley. She was predeceased by her siblings Timothy, Sean, Michael, Jeremiah, Patrick, Catherine, Mary Ann, Ellie, and Hannah.

Friends and family are welcome to attend a visitation on Wednesday, October 10th from 2-4 & 7-9 PM at the Joseph J. Smith Funeral Home in Mahopac. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, October 11th at 10 AM at St. John The Evangelist Church, also in Mahopac. Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, NY.

In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions in her name to Parkinson's Foundation, www.parkinson.org.