January 4, 1932 ~ August 26, 2018

Born in: Fort Morgan , CO
Resided in: Fort Morgan, CO

Betty Ann Young, life-long resident of Morgan County, passed from this earth into the presence of the Lord on August 26, 2018, at age 86.  Betty was born to Herman and Ruby Linker on January 4, 1932, in Fort Morgan.  Betty graduated from Fort Morgan High School, married, was a homemaker for a number of years, and worked as a legal secretary until she retired.  She was a member of United Presbyterian Church, Eastern Star, enjoyed playing bridge, served as a member of the hospital auxiliary, volunteered at Caring Ministries, and delivered meals on wheels.  Betty dearly loved her family and friends, enjoyed gardening, was an avid reader and mastered many a crossword puzzle.

Betty is survived by her sister, Sandie; two daughters, Cynthia and Lynn; two grand-daughters, Vanessa and Madelaine; four great-grandchildren, Thomas, Elle, Caroline, and Reese; she was anticipating the birth of her fifth great-grandchild, Grayson.  Betty was pre-deceased by both of her parents, her son, Thomas, her sister, LaVonne, and her brother, Donny.

A celebration of life service will be held at 11:00 a.m., on Saturday, September 8, at the United Presbyterian Church in Fort Morgan. A lunch will be served following the service. Relatives and friends are welcome.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 No. Michigan Ave., Fl 17, Chicago, IL 60601; or contributions may be made on-line at act.alz.org.


Memorial Service: September 8, 2018 11:00 am

United Presbyterian Church in Fort Morgan
1300 E Riverview Ave
Fort Morgan, CO 80701

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The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Betty Ann Young's name.

Alzheimer's Association.

225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17
Chicago, IL 60601


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  1. Knowing she is in a better place being greeted by grandma Linker and Jesus is a comfort I pray for you all.
    With prayers of comfort to each of you.
    In Jesus always
    Karin Keller ( Linker ) and family

  2. I am the Light of the world. He who follows Me will not be walking in the dark, but will have the Light which is Life.
    John 8:12
    Betty, was and always will be the light that brightened a void in my heart. She is now with her Heavenly Father who will take her under his wings.
    My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  3. We will miss you Mrs Betty
    I’m going to miss going to your house on sundays to turn on the T.V for you..
    Rest in peace Betty.

  4. Praying that Betty’s family would be comforted in this time of loss.

    My flesh and my heart may fail
    but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever
    Psalm 73:26


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